Batavia, Illinois

Real Estate and Community Information

You want to live the big city life, but you do not want to live in the big city. If this sounds like you, Batavia is the perfect solution. This suburb of Chicago is in Kane County and is that county’s oldest city. When you move here, you count yourself among the more than 26,000 residents who call Batavia home.


If you are moving to the city with your family, you want to know about the schools your children can attend. Batavia is part of Batavia Public School District No. 101. There are six elementary schools, a single middle school and one high school. A new college preparatory school recently opened for the 2015-2016 school year.

Because you are in such close proximity to Chicago, you also have the opportunity to further your own education. You can choose among several colleges and universities in the area. You can attend University of Chicago, DePaul University, Chicago State University, or any of the many other schools in the area.

Out and About in Batavia

There are several opportunities for residents and visitors alike in the city and its surrounding areas. You and your family can attend the Art in Your Eye Festival, spend an afternoon riding along Fox River Bike Trails, visit Quarry Beach, or buy stunning produce at the local farmers’ market. From music and art to sports and recreation, there are an endless number of things to do for people of all ages.

Residents also have the option of joining a variety of clubs and groups in the city. Batavia Lions Club, Batavia Mothers’ Club, Operation Home Front, and Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry all welcome new members or volunteers. You never have to sit at home staring at the television when you live in this lively area.

Moving is not something that is easy to do. Selling a house full of memories is often stressful for the entire family. The good news is that you are welcomed with open arms when you move to Batavia. Residents in the city have a strong sense of community and are happy to have newcomers in their midst.

If you would like more information about Batavia and its surrounding areas, please contact Lisa Koonce & Paula See today. These professional agents can provide you with answers to all of your questions. Lisa and Paula can also give you current listings of all properties for sale in the city. Call today or send the agents an email. Both Lisa and Paula are happy to help anyone who wants to know more about Batavia.

Lisa Koonce/ Paula See
Lisa Koonce/ Paula See