Flossmoor is a village located in the Chicago metropolitan area, which is part of Illinois, United States.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Flossmoor. Green spaces are very well-located and there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes it easy to get to them. This part of the Chicago metropolitan area is also fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 80% of the dwellings in Flossmoor, and the remaining properties are mainly townhouses. Roughly 45% of homes in this village were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the Chicago metropolitan area also has a choice of housing sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this village own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
The nearest grocery store in Flossmoor is generally only a rather short walk away. Central Drive is among the best streets for groceries. There are also around 10 restaurants and cafes in this village. When it comes to education, in Flossmoor, residents will commonly be able to reach both primary and secondary schools by walking. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Driving is a very good means of transportation in Flossmoor. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park. On the other hand, Flossmoor is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, residents can depend on the Flossmoor Station with access to the Metra Electric District Line. There are a few bus lines. It is sometimes challenging for pedestrians to navigate this part of the Chicago metropolitan area because few daily needs can be carried out by walking.