Located within Illinois, United States, the village of Romeoville is situated in the Chicago metropolitan area.
The character of Romeoville is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit, like Romeoville Prairie Nature Preserve and Isle a la Cache Forest Preserve, resulting in them being very easy to reach from numerous locations within the village. This part of the Chicago metropolitan area is also good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite loud, especially close to one of the railway lines, Interstate 55, Interstate 355 or the airport (Lewis University Airport).
The average year of construction for buildings in Romeoville is 1987. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in this village, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Roughly 85% of the population of this village own their home and 15% are renters. This village has quite a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Locals may consider it challenging to get to high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Home buyers have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. Regarding eating, reaching one of about 10 grocery stores by walking is an option for some, but not all, property owners in Romeoville. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well.
Romeoville is very car friendly. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in Romeoville is not very convenient. Nevertheless, commuters can depend on the Romeoville Station on the Heritage Corridor Line. Home owners have access to a few bus lines. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to move around in Romeoville since very few common errands can be run without needing to use a car.