Located in Illinois, United States, the city of Hometown is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Hometown. Parks are easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. This city is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be calm - although that is not the case close to the railway line.
Home owners occupy about three quarters of the units in the city whereas renters occupy the remainder. Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing most of the dwellings in this city, and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This city experienced its most significant housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era. There is a higher proportion of two bedroom homes in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area.
House buyers in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and there are also a few cafes in Hometown. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent variety of clothing stores. When it comes to education, home owners will appreciate that no matter where their house is situated in Hometown, primary as well as high schools are close by. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
Many of the houses for sale in this city are located in places that are well-suited for traveling on foot; running daily errands is easy. The public transit service in Hometown is not especially frequent. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. In contrast, the car is often the preferred mode of transportation in this city. It is easy to park.