The neighborhood of Oriole Park is located within the city of Chicago, Illinois.
Oriole Park is a fairly good neighborhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. This part of Chicago is quiet, as the streets are reasonably calm - however noise can be problematic closer to the railway line, Interstate 90 or J F K Expressway. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, such as Oriole Park, and they are especially well-distributed, which results in them being easy to get to from a large number of locations within the neighborhood.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Oriole Park is an important part of its character. This area also has quite a good selection of housing sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly all of the population of this neighborhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this neighborhood were constructed pre-1960, when a large proportion of the housing growth happened.
It is convenient to get to the nearest grocery store by walking from most homes for sale in Oriole Park. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of options, for example on Foster Avenue. Concerning education, property buyers will find that no matter where their house is situated in Oriole Park, primary as well as high schools are close by.
This area allows home buyers to travel by several alternative means of transportation. Oriole Park will appeal to active house buyers since it is quite suitable for walking; many common errands can be run without having to use a car. With Harlem Station with access to the Blue Line, and a few nearby bus lines, getting around by public transit is convenient in this part of Chicago. A car is also a very good transportation option in Oriole Park. Finding a parking spot is quite easy, and the majority of homes for sale are a very short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 90.