Located within Illinois, United States, the city of Yorkville is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Yorkville is very good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Parks are distributed sparsely, making it very difficult to get to them from the majority of locations within the city. Despite that, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to explore, such as Silver Springs State Fish and Wildlife Area and Saw Wee Kee Park.
The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Yorkville is an important part of its character. This city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Home owners occupy around 85% of the dwellings in Yorkville and 15% are rented. Most of the housing growth in this city has happened since the year 2000.
High schools and primary schools are not plentiful in Yorkville, and consequently not always within walking distance. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In terms of eating, a vehicle is generally required in Yorkville to access one of approximately 10 grocery stores.
This city is especially car friendly. Parking is quite easy. On the other hand, it is very challenging for people walking to get around in Yorkville as running common errands is very difficult on foot.