The neighborhood of Little Village can be found in the city of Chicago, Illinois.
The character of Little Village is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This part of Chicago is reasonably quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to one of the railway lines. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out, such as Piotrowski Park and 31st Boulevard Park, and they are very well-spread out, making it easy to access them from the majority of locations in Little Village.
Over half of the housing stock of Little Village is made up of duplexes and small apartment buildings, and the rest of the properties are mainly single detached homes. Although this part of Chicago is especially good for those looking for two bedroom homes. About two thirds of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters whereas owners occupy the remainder. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed prior to the 1960s, during its most significant housing boom.
It is very often an option for home buyers in Little Village to purchase general and specialty groceries by walking. Additionally, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, and a small selection of coffee shops can be found as well. Home buyers benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores, for instance along Pulaski Road. When it comes to education, in this part of the city, residents will almost always be able to reach primary as well as high schools on foot. Locals benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
Little Village allows property owners to travel by various methods of transportation. The public transit system in this area is fairly good. More specifically, residents benefit from California Station with access to the Pink Line. There are about 10 bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. Driving is also a reasonably good transportation option in this part of the city. Most houses for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. Physically active property owners will welcome the very walk-friendly nature of Little Village; meeting daily needs is convenient, and plenty of businesses are close by.