Located in Illinois, United States, the village of Schiller Park is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
There is a reasonably good selection of green spaces in Schiller Park. There are around 10 public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, such as North Park and Robinson Woods, making them easy to access. As there are very few pedestrians, this village remains relatively quiet.
In Schiller Park, roughly 45% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The median year of construction for dwellings in this village is 1965. This part of the Chicago metropolitan area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy about 70% of the units in Schiller Park while the remainder are rented.
Residents will find that wherever their property is located in this village, primary schools are close by. On the other hand, high schools are not very plentiful and accordingly tend to require an extended walk to get to. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With respect to food, the nearest supermarket in this village is usually only a short walk away. Additionally, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes.
Moving around by car is very easy in Schiller Park. It is especially convenient to park, and the majority of real estate listings are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 294. In contrast, the public transit network in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area is somewhat poor. Nevertheless, there is the Schiller Park Station with access to the North Central Service Line. The village is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Schiller Park, despite the fact that running common errands is easy by walking.