About the Village of La Grange Park
The Village of La Grange Park is an affluent bedroom community, known for its historic homes and tree lined streets. With easy access to I-290, I-294, I-55 and the nearby Metra commuter rail station, residents have the entire Chicago metro area at their fingertips. The community offers a diverse range of housing options from $100,000 condominiums to $1 million dollar homes, including three senior living facilities. Recognized as one of the most stable housing markets in the country, in recent years the Village has seen a record amount of reinvestment in the community through home additions, renovations and new home construction. The Village has also seen an influx of new residents. Young families are drawn to the award winning public and private schools that serve the community, including Lyons Township High School, Riverside Brookfield High School and Nazareth Academy. The Village also offers ample recreational opportunities including over 24 acres of parkland, multiple Cook County Forest Preserves and the beautiful Salt Creek Bike Trail. Community events such as the annual Jazz and Blues Fest, the Concert Under the Stars series and National Night Out draw large crowds, while weekend block parties and the local swimming pool bring neighbors together. Residents can also take advantage of a variety of shopping and service amenities, from national brands to locally owned antique shops. With over 110 businesses serving the community, shoppers have access to a variety of ethnic restaurants, grocers, home improvement, health, beauty, educational, and medical providers.