Diverse Range of Lifestyles
Nineteen Ninety-Nine marked the Village's 40th Anniversary. Although a relatively young community, Woodridge continues to grow and thrive because it offers an environment that meets a diverse range of lifestyles. No matter what your stage of life - student, single professional, growing family, empty-nester, retiree - Woodridge has just what you are looking for in housing, recreation and convenient access to the resources of a major metropolitan area.

A Charming Place to call Home
Woodridge's varied housing choices can satisfy any price range and architectural preference, from luxury executive homes to affordable single-family residences to low maintenance townhomes, condominiums and apartments. If you choose to rent a home in Woodridge, you can be assured that the standards for rental properties are high.

Expansive Stretches of Green
The Woodridge region's natural landscape has been maintained in large expanses of forest preserve and parks. Woodridge provides better golfing access than any community in Illinois with two Village-owned golf courses, Seven Bridges and the Village Greens of Woodridge. Additional amenities that residents and visitors enjoy are three indoor ice skating rinks, Edwards Health and Fitness Center and an expanded off-road bikeway system. These areas offer you the ch ance to refresh your mind, body and spirit - and have a little fun!

  Golfers Paradise
The Village Greens of Woodridge Golf Course is municipally owned by the Village of Woodridge and is operated by the Woodridge Park District. The course is one of the best groomed and most affordable golfing facilities in the western suburbs. The Village Greens offers an 18 hole U.S.G.A. approved golf course; a pro shop with a full line of sportswear and equipment; a practice range during the golf season; and private golf lessons by appointment with a PGA golf professional.

Easy Access to Everything
Although they seem a world away, Woodridge's accessible location at the I-355/I-55 junction and 25 miles from Chicago ensure Woodridge's neighborhoods and open spaces are never more than a short car or train ride from downtown Chicago.

Thriving Business Community
Whether you are growing a family or a business, the conditions are right in Woodridge. The Village has worked actively to retain and expand existing businesses and to attract new ones. The result is a strong industrial base and increasing retail activity - all key elements in a robust and vital community. Woodridge is the home of Internationale Centre, one of the largest multi-use business parks under development in the Chicago area. For residents and business owners alike, this means more jobs, lower tax rates and an abundance of goods and services.

Rich Community Bonds
A healthy community supports its residents in countless ways. Woodridge continues to provide for the varied needs of its 33,253 residents, from quality schools to responsive emergency services to progressive community programs and leadership, making it a place perfectly suited to cultivate your family or business.

A n Attractive and Affordable Lifestyle
The Village of Woodridge is a culturally diverse, and family oriented community. Woodridge's population is rather young. However, the community has experienced an increase in both the "empty-nesters" and "nesting" population simultaneously. This is a strong indication of Woodridge's attractiveness as a healthy, safe, and wholesome place for childrearing and family living.

Plenty to Do
The Village of Woodridge offers almost 34 miles of off-road, asphalt-paved paths. The paths link up with more than 100 miles of bikeways from surrounding communities that are used for recreational and commuter bicyclists.

Golfers Paradise
The Village Greens of Woodridge Golf Course is municipally owned by the Village of Woodridge and is operated by the Woodridge Park District. The course is one of the best groomed and most affordable golfing facilities in the western suburbs. The Village Greens offers an 18 hole U.S.G.A. approved golf course; a pro shop with a full line of sportswear and equipment; a practice range during the golf season; and private golf lessons by appointment with a PGA golf professional.

 
Shopping and Dining
Woodridge? An enchanting village brimming with possibilities for a fabulous shopping excursion. Home to charming shops featuring gifts, home accessories; upscale mens, womens and childrens apparel; antiques; floral and garden essentials; spas and salons; kitchen and bath design, Woodridge garners well-earned praise as a fulfilling shopping destination. Woodridge boasts an array of fine dining establishments featuring talented, culinary artists and chefs. Whether you seek casual or fine dining, ethnic or continental faire, you'll find Woodridge burgeoning with stylish new restaurants, bistros and cafes... as well as treasured, long-time favorites. 

Transportation is a Breeze
Two major interstates run through Woodridge: the North-South Tollway (I-355) and the Stevenson Expressway (I-55). The North-South Tollway allows access to a variety of western and northwestern Chicago suburbs, while I-55 gives direct access to the City of Chicago to the north and Joliet and downstate Illinois to the south. Other important routes are 75th Street and Illinois Route 53.An industrial spur for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad serves International Center, a large industrial area in the far south section. Commuter passenger rail service between Chicago and Aurora can be accessed in nearby Lisle or Downers Grove.Bus service is provided by PACE, under the coordination of the Regional Transportation Authority.

Lifestyle Options and So Much More
If you want to live close to the big city, but not in the city...where there's plenty to do, lifestyle options and business is booming...you'll like Woodridge.  Want to know how to make Woodridge your new home?  Call Liz Moore today!

 

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