The village of Minooka, Illinois is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Minooka is very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Parks are distributed sparsely, which makes them rather difficult to access. Despite that, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit, such as Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor.
Most of the houses available in the housing market in Minooka were constructed since the year 2000, when a large proportion of the housing growth took place. In this village, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Home owners occupy around 85% of the units in Minooka and 15% are rented. This part of the Chicago metropolitan area has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be very hard to get to high schools and primary schools on foot from houses for sale in Minooka. When it comes to food, purchasing one's groceries very often necessitates the use of a car in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area.
Minooka is especially car friendly. Coming across a parking spot is generally easy. In contrast, this part of the Chicago metropolitan area is not very conducive to walking as almost no common errands can be run without the use of a car.