Neighborhood

Elmhurst: A Bustling Chicago Suburb

Home to just over 45,000 residents, Elmhurst, Illinois is a welcoming community that boasts incredible proximity to the city of Chicago. Elmhurst is consistently recognized as a popular choice for families and young professionals seeking urban excitement mixed with the comfort and security of the suburbs. Elmhurst is known for its top-ranking schools, including several grade schools, high schools, and Elmhurst College, one of the Midwest’s leading liberal arts institutions. The city is also served by Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst History Museum, and the Lizzardo Museum. With a prime location just 25 minutes from the heart of Chicago, Elmhurst residents also enjoy soaking up the excitement found in the Windy City, including world-renowned restaurants, cultural events, shopping opportunities, and much more. With so much to offer residents, it’s little wonder why Elmhurst has adopted the motto, “Close to Everything, Unlike Anything.”