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La Grange

La Grange, IL at a Glance 




Year Founded


Miles from Chicago

What You’ll Love About La Grange

The Amenities

You'll never run out of outdoor activities including numerous parks, golf, and the zoo. There's also plenty of entertainment including the La Grange theatre, dining, and shopping for those who like to stay indoors.

The Employment

La Grange has several top companies and has a very low unemployment rate of just 6.40%.

The Weather

The highest monthly average temperature in La Grange for July is just 75 degrees!

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Spotlights of La Grange

parks and recreation

Parks & Rec

Parks, parks, and more parks! La Grange is home to 8 different parks alone. There's Denning Park, Sedgwick Park, Waiola Park, Soehrman Park, Gordon Park, Countryside Park, Gilbert Park, and City Park. Do you love the outdoors? If so, then La Grange is the place for you!

things to do

Local Attractions

What is there exactly in La Grange? Watch the latest movies at La Grange Theatre, check out the THOUSANDS of critters over at the Brookfield Zoo, relax at the Primal Oceans Salt Cave, and if you're artistic enough, grab your paint brushes + wine and head over to Bottle and Bottega. 



Currently, there are over 70,000 job openings with the most common jobs being full time! This includes but not limited to the Chicago Public Schools, Speedway LLC, and Mariano's Fresh Market.



La Grange is surrounding by schools, including numerous colleges including College of DuPage, Elmhurst College and Moraine Valley Community College.

local conveniences

Shopping & Dining

The Jackson Square Mall is an antique mall which holds a wide range of furnishings, collectibles, jewelry & more. La Grange also has plenty of local shops to keep that authentic vibe in the area. The food is just the same with a wide variety of delicious meals. From breakfast food at the Blueberry Hill Breakfast Cafe to the Grapevine Mediterranean Gourmet Cafe and everything in between!

local attractions and events

Community Events

Got to stay active? Join the La Grange Field Club! Here you canplay tennis, swim (inlcuding dive & water polo), and just even socialize with other members.

La Grange Attractions

La Grange at a Glance

quick facts

Quick Facts

Population (2017): 15,759
Population Growth Since 2010: +0.86%
Zip Code: 60525
County: Cook County
Median Home Price (2017): $599,000.


Travel & Commute

La Grange: 25-minutes train commute to Chicago
Public Transit: METRA & Pace
Airport: Chicago Midway International Airport (8 miles)
Major Highways: I-290 & 1-55

La Grange Real Estate

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