Bolingbrook Homes for Sale are the best suburban options one may have. Get updates on Bolingbrook Homes for Sale in the market today and insights on Chicago Real Estate! As a suburb of Chicago, Bolingbrook is a village in Will and DuPage counties in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is the 17th largest incorporated place in Illinois where the population is 73,366. According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 24.26 square miles which borders the communities of Woodridge, Romeoville, Plainfield, and Naperville.
There were 56,321 people, 17,416 households, and 14,246 families residing in the village. The racial makeup of the village was 64.51% White, 20.41% African American, 0.23% Native American, 6.38% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 5.65% from other races, and 2.77% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race was 13.09% of the population. There were 17,416 households where 66.5% were married couples living together and the average household size was 3.22 and the average family size was 3.56. The median income for a household in the village was $67,852, and the median income for a family was $71,527. The per capita income for the village was $23,468 of the population which was below the poverty line.
Insist of remained unincorporated for over 130 years, Bolingbrook Homes for sale situated in a relatively new suburb of Chicago which was incorporated in 1965 and established in 1831. The first subdivision in Bolingbrook, known as Westbury, was located immediately west of Route 53. A second subdivision, known as Colonial Village, followed, located on the Far East side of Route 53. By 1990, Bolingbrook’s population had only increased by about 10% from the previous decade, to about 41,000. The main benefit of this slower growth is that it allowed the village’s infrastructure (especially its school district) to catch up with its population. The 1990s ushered in a second wave of strong growth to Bolingbrook, as Will and nearby Kendall counties once again became the Chicago metropolitan area’s fastest growing sub region.
John J. “Jack” Leonard was instrumental in the initial incorporation of the village and served as the village’s first mayor. Prior to hiring a full-time police chief he served “double-duty” as both Village President and part-time Police Chief.
Most of Bolingbrook Homes for Sale lies within the boundaries of Valley View School District 365U and Fountain dale Public Library District, both of which also include nearby Romeoville. Other school districts that serve Bolingbrook include Plainfield School District 202, Indian Prairie School District 204, Naperville School District 203, Woodridge School District 68, and Downers Grove High School District 99.
The Bolingbrook Park District was created in 1970, after being approved by referendum. Constructing only with volunteer labor, the Park District built its first new building In 1974.In the following three decades the Bolingbrook Park District has grown to include numerous woodlands and parks, several community centers, the Pelican Harbor Indoor/Outdoor Aquatic Complex. Bolingbrook is home to the Boughton Ridge Golf Course, a 9-hole course owned by the Bolingbrook Park District and also a small airport named Clow International Airport off of Boughton-Weber with an estimated 3,362-foot (1,025 m) runway.
In Money Magazine’s August 2010 Edition of “America’s Top 100 Places to Live,” Bolingbrook has been placed as 43. In its 2008 edition, it was placed at 32. Bolingbrook, specifically the Chicago Bow Hunters club, is mentioned in the 2005 movie The Weather Man.
There are some notable people who are reared in Bolingbrook named Robert Farmer, former professional football player with the New York Giants who was reared in Bolingbrook Kenneth Boatright, J. J. Furmaniak, Drew Peterson and Steve Williams.
If you would like more information about Bolingbrook homes for sale, please contact area expert, Patrick O’Connell, at 708-473-5222 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Amount of Tax: $7.50/$1,000
Place for Purchase: Village Hall
Party Liable: Split
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Edward Hospital (Naperville) 630-355-0450
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