The neighborhood of Powder Horn Lake is part of the city of Chicago, Illinois.
Powder Horn Lake offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Chicago is quiet, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil - however noise can be bothersome closer to the railway line. Finally, most locations within the neighborhood have reasonably good access to public green spaces, such as William W Powers State Recreation Area and Powderhorn Lake Forest Preserve, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in.
In Powder Horn Lake, about 40% of the dwellings are mobile homes, whereas the remainder are mainly duplexes and single detached homes. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred before the 1960s. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the dwellings in the neighborhood and one quarter are rented.
A grocery store is usually reachable within a rather short walk from any location in this part of the city. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from most homes for sale in Powder Horn Lake.
Driving is usually the best transportation option in Powder Horn Lake. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, property owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. It is difficult for people traveling on foot to get around in this part of the city because running daily errands is impractical.