Edison Park is a neighborhood within Chicago, Illinois.
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Edison Park. This neighborhood is quiet overall, as the streets are reasonably tranquil - however some areas can be quite loud, especially near the railway line. Lastly, accessing public green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighborhood, like Brooks Park, is easy since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in.
In Edison Park, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This neighborhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 15% are renters. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred prior to the 1960s.
It is a short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most properties for sale in Edison Park. Locals can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. Concerning eating, the nearest supermarket in this part of Chicago is usually only a short walk away. Furthermore, there are a good number of choices in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is reasonably simple to get around in this area. Physically active home buyers will appreciate the reasonably pedestrian-friendly character of Edison Park; running common errands is easy. Commuting by public transit is convenient in this part of the city as a result of Edison Park Station with access to the Union Pacific Northwest Line, and a few nearby bus lines. A car is also a reasonably good mode of transportation in this part of Chicago. It is easy to find a place to park.