- Range: $200k – $600k
- Median Home Cost: $242,000
Brookfield, IL Real Estate
Brookfield, IL lies in the heart of the near western suburbs. Just a few miles west of Chicago city limits, and about 15 miles from the loop, it is a convenient location for many people.
Brookfield has recently seen an influx of new businesses coming into its downtown district, and a proactive economic development team continues to lure more and more. Places such as Irish Times and Burger Antics have become staples among restaurants in the area.
The Metra BNSF out of Union Station has 3 Stations in Brookfield — Hollywood, Brookfield, and Congress Park.
Brookfield also has easy access to both I-55 (Stevenson Expressway) and I-290 (Eisenhower Expressway).
Brookfield, IL Public Schools
Brookfield is served by the following public schools and districts:
Brook-Park Elementary School (K-5)
S.E. Gross Middle School (6-8)
Hollywood School (K-5)
L.J. Hauser Jr. High School (6-8)
Congress Park School (PreK-6)
Park Jr. High School (7-8)
Lincoln Elementary School (PreK-5)
George Washington Middle School (6-8)
Lyons Township High School (9-12)
Riverside Brookfield High School (9-12)
Brookfield, IL Houses for Sale
There are a wide range of homes for sale in Brookfield. Many will recognize the huge number of Chicago bungalows there. The area feels very urban, as most of it is a “grid system” with 25’ wide lots. Smaller, cape cod homes can be had for well under $300,000. But there are also newly renovated homes, and new construction, in the $450,000 – $600,000+ range.
In our opinion, Brookfield may be one of the best values in the western suburbs.