Libertyville is a village located in the Chicago metropolitan area, which is part of Illinois, United States.
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Libertyville. There are over 50 parks nearby for residents to explore, like Middlefork Savanna Forest Preserve and Old School Forest Preserve, making them very easy to access. This part of the Chicago metropolitan area is quiet overall, as the streets are generally reasonably peaceful - although there are still several noisier areas, especially close to one of the railway lines or Tri-State Tollway.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Libertyville is an important part of its character. This village has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 85% of the units in the village whereas the remainder are rented. The median year of construction for dwellings in this village is 1984.
It can be difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from houses for sale in Libertyville. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. As far as food is concerned, some, but not all, property owners in this village will live within walking distance of one of around 20 grocery stores. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well.
A car is a great transportation option in Libertyville. It is very easy to come across a place to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in Libertyville is quite bad. Nonetheless, there is the Prairie Crossing Station and Libertyville Station with access to the North Central Service Line and Milwaukee District / North Line. House owners are served by a few bus lines. Libertyville is not very well-suited for walking as most daily needs are inconvenient to carry out without having to resort to a vehicle.