The town of Cicero, Illinois is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Cicero offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This town is good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case close to one of the railway lines. Lastly, there are approximately 20 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, such as Manor Park and Columbus Park, and they are very well-spread out, which makes it easy to get to them.
In Cicero, roughly one third of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this town were constructed pre-1960, when a large proportion of the housing growth occurred. This town also has a good choice of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even.
A supermarket is usually accessible within a very short walk from any home in Cicero. 57th Avenue is among the best streets for food stores. Furthermore, Cicero is a good place in which to eat out, and home buyers can enjoy a few cafes as well. Property owners benefit from a fair number of nearby clothing stores. With respect to education, it is a short walk to access primary as well as high schools from most houses for sale in Cicero. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Cicero enables home buyers to get around by a variety of means of transportation. A majority of the houses for sale in this town are located in places that are very well-suited for traveling on foot; running common errands is easy. The public transit service in Cicero is fairly good. Commuters profit from 54th/Cermak Station and Cicero Station on the Pink Line. Commuters benefit from the Cicero Station with access to the BNSF Railway Line. The town is linked by about 10 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. A car is also a reasonably good mode of transportation in Cicero. It is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from any home in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area, and it is easy to park.