Located in Illinois, United States, the village of Elk Grove Village is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Elk Grove Village. There are over 50 public green spaces close by for residents to visit, such as Woodland Meadows and Burbank Park, making it easy to access them. Due to the presence of very few pedestrians, this village is relatively calm.
In Elk Grove Village, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The median year of construction for dwellings in this village is 1971. This village has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 80% of the units in Elk Grove Village whereas the rest are rented.
Property owners in this village will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. A limited number of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well. Concerning education, primary schools are easy to access on foot from anywhere in this village. In contrast, it can be difficult to walk to high schools from houses for sale in Elk Grove Village. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The preferred transportation option in Elk Grove Village is very often driving. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 290, from any home in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area, and it is very easy to come across a place to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Elk Grove Village is not very frequent. Nonetheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically a short walk away. Walking is not particularly convenient for home buyers in this village as few daily errands can be run on foot.