Elmhurst, Illinois
Real Estate and Community Information

The Elmhurst real estate market features homes for sale that have been constructed during the last 90 years in many desirable neighborhoods. Some of these neighborhoods are located near these Elmhurst transportation hubs.

  • Elmhurst City Center.
  • Spring Road.
  • Yorkfield and West Saint Charles Road.
  • East Butterfield Road.

Most of the homes that are located in these neighborhoods feature flexible 2 and 3-bedroom floor plans that offer the following useful amenities:
  • Large porches, patios and yards.
  • Gourmet-style kitchens.
  • Dens, game rooms and entertainment areas.
  • Oak cabinets and hardwood floors.
  • Ample garage space and room for sheds.
  • Large living rooms and cozy bathrooms.

Many Elmhurst homes for sale also feature 2 and 3-story configurations that offer larger families the space needed to grow.

Nearby Schools  Most Elmhurst residents send their children to public schools that are operated by the Elmhurst Community Unit School District. Some of the highest rated Elmhurst public schools include:

  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • Sandburg Middle School.
  • York Community High School.

Moreover, many children attend these Elmhurst-area private schools:
  • IC Catholic Prep, was Immaculate Conception High School.
  • Timothy Christian School.
  • Immaculate Conception Grade School.
  • Immanuel Lutheran Grade School.
  • Visitation Catholic Grade School.

Many Elmhurst homes for sale are also located near a 20-mile radius of these popular colleges and universities:
  • Elmhurst College.
  • The College of DuPage.
  • Concordia University Chicago.
  • Morton College.
  • North Park University.

Local Elmhurst Recreational Facilities and Activities at a Glance

The Elmhurst Park District maintains more than 40 recreational facilities that provide access to playgrounds, picnic areas, hiking trails, bike paths and other fun recreational amenities. Homebuyers who contact Lisa Koonce & Paula See will especially enjoy visiting the Wilder Park Conservatory, Sugar Creek golf course, The Abbey leisure center for senior citizens and the Wagner Community Center.

The Elmhurst Park District also offers more than 250 recreational activities that offer fun ways to stay fit and active. Some of our clients' favorite Elmhurst recreational activities include art classes, lapidary classes, adult fitness activities, several after-school activities and music programs. For the latest information about these activities, please call 630-993-8900.

Elmhurst Attractions at a Glance

Elmhurst offers convenient access to many popular local attractions that are fun to explore. Some of our favorites include the Elmhurst Art Museum, the Wilder Mansion and the York Theater Complex.

Elmhurst Is Home to Many Fun and Interesting Events

Elmhurst residents host many fun events each year that attract thousands of visitors to the greater Chicago area. Some of our favorite Elmhurst events include a fun St. Patrick's Day parade, an annual summer farmers market and the Elmhurst College Jazz Festival. For the latest information about these events, please call 630-530-3000.

Lisa Koonce/ Paula See
Lisa Koonce/ Paula See