Tinley Park is a village located in the Chicago and Chicago metropolitan areas, which is part of Illinois, United States.
Tinley Park offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This village is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near the railway line or Moline Expressway. Lastly, the majority of locations within the village have reasonably good access to parks, such as Centennial Park and Veterans Park, since there are over 50 of them nearby for residents to discover, including Memorial Park and Community Park.
The median year of construction for properties in Tinley Park is 1989. In this part of the Chicago and Chicago metropolitan areas, many of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. Roughly 85% of the units in the village are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. This village has quite a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In Tinley Park, residents will generally be able to reach primary schools by walking. However, high schools are not very plentiful and thus not always within walking distance. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. As far as eating is concerned, accessing one of approximately 20 grocery stores on foot is feasible for some, but not all, house buyers in Tinley Park. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.
This village is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot. However, the public transit system in this village is quite poor. Nonetheless, home owners can rely on the Tinley Park Station and Tinley Park-80th Avenue Station on the Rock Island Line. Property owners have access to a few bus lines. Tinley Park is not very suitable for walking as meeting day-to-day needs is occasionally difficult.