Westmont is a village located in the Chicago metropolitan area, which is part of Illinois, United States.
People who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Westmont. Most areas in this village are quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially near the railway line. Finally, green spaces, such as Blackhawk Park and Lions Park, are very well-distributed and there are around 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in, resulting in them being easy to get to from most locations in Westmont.
In Westmont, roughly 40% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This village also has a good choice of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this village own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The average year of construction for dwellings in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area is 1976.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from anywhere in this village. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Regarding eating, the nearest supermarket in Westmont is generally only a reasonably short walk away. Residents benefit from over 100 restaurants and cafes as well.
Many of the houses for sale in this village are located in places that are reasonably conducive to traveling on foot; carrying out daily needs is convenient. Public transit riders may have limited choices in this part of the Chicago metropolitan area due to the low service level. Nonetheless, property owners profit from the Westmont Station on the BNSF Railway Line. There are about 10 bus lines crossing the village, and it is convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. On the other hand, driving is a great transportation option in Westmont. The majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, and it is especially convenient to park.