The village of Hinsdale, Illinois is located in the Chicago and Chicago metropolitan areas.
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Hinsdale. Public green spaces, like Veeck Park and Legge Memorial Park, are very well-spread out and there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, making them easy to access. This village is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially closer to Interstate 294, Tri-State Tollway or the railway line.
Home owners occupy roughly 90% of the units in the village whereas the remainder are rented. The main housing types in this village are single detached homes and row houses. The median year of construction for houses in this village is 1970. This part of the Chicago and Chicago metropolitan areas is especially good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
Primary as well as high schools are convenient to walk to from most houses for sale in Hinsdale. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In terms of food, it is convenient to access the closest grocery store by walking from any home in Hinsdale. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well.
Commuting by car is especially convenient in Hinsdale. Coming across a parking spot is easy, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway, such as Tri-State Tollway, from any location in this village. In contrast, public transit riders may experience limited choices in Hinsdale by reason of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, house owners can depend on the Highlands Station and West Hinsdale Station with access to the BNSF Railway Line. Residents are served by a few bus lines, and it is easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Walking in Hinsdale is not very popular, despite the fact that running common errands is easy on foot.