Located in Illinois, United States, the village of Gilberts is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Gilberts is quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case around Interstate 90 or the railway line. It is sometimes hard to access parks from many locations within the village since they are spread out sparsely. Despite that, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore.
A majority of the houses available in the housing market in Gilberts were built since the year 2000, when a large proportion of the housing growth occurred. In this part of the Chicago metropolitan area, around two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly townhouses. About 90% of the dwellings in the village are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented. This village also has a choice of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Primary schools are not numerous in Gilberts, and for this reason not always within walking distance, and there are no high schools. Concerning eating, in all but a very small number of cases, a vehicle is required shop for groceries.
Driving is usually the preferred way to move around in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Gilberts is quite bad. Most houses for sale in this village are located in places that are not very convenient for walking because almost no common errands can be run without needing to use a car.