As a suburb of Chicago, Algonquin marries the best of major city convenience with peaceful valley living. Algonquin, known as 'The Gem of the Fox River Valley', is located about 40 miles from the heart of Chicago and is quickly defining its reputation as a central hub of business, commerce, and residential life. The neighborhoods and subdivisions of the city are easily classified into quadrants. The old central area, or town district, the East side, the West side, and the Far West side make up much of the residential area of Algonquin, which houses about 30,000 people.
Related: Algonquin real estate data & listings
The mid-sized village of Algonquin, Illinois, is home to numerous established neighborhoods and home buying opportunities. With plenty of houses ranging from modest one story dwellings to three and four story luxury homes, there is plenty of variety to choose from in both size and price. Algonquin is just right for families who are starting out on their journey as well as for professionally minded young adults who enjoy the atmosphere of the midwestern suburbs as well as the lush beauty of the Fox River Valley.SHOW MORE