O'Hare International Airport is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois.
O'Hare International Airport is a wonderful neighborhood for those who don't mind a bit of noise, since traffic during rush hour can occasionally be loud. Parks are distributed sporadically, which makes it very hard to get to them. Still, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including Fairview Park and Robinson Woods.
Renters occupy about two thirds of the properties in O'Hare International Airport whereas owners occupy the remainder. About 40% of the dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in this part of Chicago, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place in the 1960s and 1970s. This part of Chicago has quite a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A fraction of home buyers in this neighborhood may be able to access the closest supermarket on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. Residents can enjoy around 30 restaurants and coffee shops as well. Regarding education, O'Hare International Airport does not have any high schools or primary schools.
O'Hare International Airport is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot, and most homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 294. On the other hand, the public transit system in O'Hare International Airport is not very practical. Nevertheless, there is O'Hare Station on the Blue Line. Home owners profit from the O'Hare Transfer Station on the North Central Service Line. The neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not especially far-removed from most houses. Many of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very convenient for walking since few common errands can be run on foot.