Located in Illinois, United States, the city of Oglesby is situated in the Peru - LaSalle metropolitan area.
Oglesby is very good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Oglesby is an important part of its character. This part of the Peru - LaSalle metropolitan area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the population of this city own their home and 20% are renters. A majority of the housing growth in this city happened pre-1960.
A vehicle is typically required in Oglesby to access the closest supermarket. There are also a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants. When it comes to education, it can be very difficult to reach high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from homes for sale in this part of the Peru - LaSalle metropolitan area. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Oglesby is very car friendly. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, traveling on foot is not very convenient for house buyers in Oglesby as almost no daily errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.