Round Lake Beach is a village located in Illinois, United States.
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Round Lake Beach. There are over 100 public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, like Rollins Savanna Forest Preserve and Hooks Lake Park, and they are very well-distributed, making them very easy to access. This village is also very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
In Round Lake Beach, the vast majority of buildings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly townhouses. This village has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this village own their home whereas the rest are renters. The median year of construction for dwellings in this village is 1985.
The nearest grocery store in this village is generally only a rather short walk away. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes within walking distance. Regarding education, residents will find that no matter where their home is located in this village, primary schools are nearby. However, there are no high schools in Round Lake Beach. Property owners have the choice between public and private elementary schools.
A car is a fairly good transportation option in Round Lake Beach. It is convenient to park. However, the public transit system in Round Lake Beach is rather poor. Nevertheless, commuters profit from the Round Lake Beach Station on the North Central Service Line. The village is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually a short walk away. It is sometimes challenging for pedestrians to navigate Round Lake Beach because few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.