The village of Montgomery, Illinois is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Montgomery. It is easy to access green spaces from numerous locations in the village and there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to visit. This village is also quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder areas, especially near one of the railway lines.
In Montgomery, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly townhouses. The average year of construction for houses in this village is 1988. This village has a choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 80% of the population of this village own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
Reaching one of around 10 grocery stores on foot is feasible for some, but not all, home buyers in Montgomery. There are also over 50 restaurants in this village. With regards to education, in Montgomery, property owners will often be able to get to primary schools by walking. However, there are only a few high schools and consequently they can be a long walk away. Home buyers benefit from public and private elementary schools.
This part of the Chicago metropolitan area is especially car friendly. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, most houses for sale in this village are located in places that are not very suitable for walking because very few common errands can be run on foot.