Located in Illinois, United States, the village of Oswego is situated in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Most areas in Oswego are very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. It is rather difficult to get to green spaces in the village since they are spread out sparsely. Still, there are approximately 20 parks nearby for residents to enjoy.
In Oswego, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly townhouses. This village has a selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this village own their home while renters make up the remainder. This village experienced its most significant housing boom since the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Oswego and consequently they can be an extended walk away. Concerning food, some house buyers in this village may be able to travel to one of approximately 20 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. Residents of Oswego are served by over 50 restaurants as well.
The preferred transportation option in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area is usually a car. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, it is inconvenient for pedestrians to move around in Oswego as very few daily needs can be met by walking.