North Shore ChicagoThe North Shore consist of suburbs north of Chicago, Illinois, bordering on the shores of Lake Michigan. Suburbs include Evanston, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Winnetka, Glencoe all the way up to Lake Bluff. Not only is the North Shore a stunningly attractive places to live, some of the suburbs are ranked top ranked suburbs to live in.
Top Ranked North Shore Chicago Neighborhoods
Wilmette—which ranked No. 2 on that DePaul study of the metro area’s most transit-friendly towns—offers a near-perfect combination of North Shore amenities and urban access. USA Today ranked Winnetka as the richest town in Illinois. It’s not surprising to discover that the median household income is $211,250 and 88% of residents have at least a bachelor’s degree, which is more than three times the national rate, according to USA Today.
North Shore Top Ranked Schools
With award winning schools along the North Shore, it no wonder why is an easy sell for any family relocating to Chicago. The North Shore suburbs are an instant sell if you can afford to pay the hefty taxes in trade for the lifestyle. If you home is located in Wilmette, Winnetka, Kenilworth, Northfield and Glencoe and parts of Glenview then the doors are open at New Trier High School, a public four-year high school.
New Trier main campus for sophomores through seniors located in Winnetka, Illinois, US, and a freshman campus in Northfield, Illinois, with freshman classes and district administration. With incoming freshman admissions on the rise in 2002, the Northfield campus was a no brainer to relieve the foot traffic at the east campus.
Commuting North Shore to Downtown Chicago
North Shore Chicago offers easy access into downtown Chicago. For commuters the Metra Northern Pacific train is a straight shot comfortable, stress free commute to get to and from the city. A second popular public transportation to and from the North Shore is the CTA. CTA offers the Purple line, an express train into the loop.
The driving commute into the city can range from 30-60 min depending on time and destination. Drivers can choose between Kennedy Expressway or a combination of Lake Shore Dr (LSD) and Sheridan Rd. Drivers living in Chicago’s North Shore neighborhoods prefer LSD to the Kennedy due to unpredictable and congested traffic. Recently, Chicagoist reported: Kennedy Expressway In Chicago Has The Worst Traffic Bottleneck In The U.S.
North Shore Chicago Real Estate
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Specializing in Chicago, Evanston, Wilmette, Winnetka, Glenview, Kenilworth, Skokie, and Northfield
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