Located within Illinois, United States, the municipality of Gages Lake is located in the Round Lake Beach - McHenry - Grayslake metropolitan area.
The character of Gages Lake is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This municipality is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Finally, getting to public green spaces, like Twin Lakes Park and Rule Park, is very easy from the majority of locations within the municipality since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
In Gages Lake, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This municipality also has quite a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this municipality own their home while the rest are renters. The average year of construction for buildings in this municipality is 1974.
A portion of house buyers in this municipality may be able to shop for groceries on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who value nearby restaurants. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to access primary schools from most houses for sale in Gages Lake. However, there are no high schools in Gages Lake. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
Driving is usually the favored way to navigate Gages Lake. It is very easy to park. However, getting around by transit can be very hard in Gages Lake by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. It is impractical for pedestrians to navigate this municipality as very few daily errands can be run on foot.