Why live in Lake Zurich?
Lake Zurich is a tight-knit community located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago with a population of 20,000. The median home value is $327,500. The village is named after its large gorgeous lake. Many residents spend time boating, fishing and enjoying the beautiful scenery. Lake Zurichs growing downtown area has become a popular place for residents to spend time. The downtown area has many speciality shops as well as restaurants. There are a wide variety of real estate options in Lake Zurich ranging from downtown town homes to subdivision single family homes. For more information about Lake Zurich including subdivisions, schools, train schedules, & community information visit the Village of Lake Zurich website.
Lake Zurich hosts many family friendly fun events throughout the year. During the summer months, Lake Zurich has a great farmers' market on Fridays from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. There are 25+ vendors selling produce, bakery items, sauces, honey, cheese, eggs & more! The village also has Cruise Nights in the summer months which is one of the best car shows in the area. In addition, the village hosts movies in the park, a 4th of July celebration, rock the block, miracle on main street & more! For more information on these events and others, visit the Village of Lake Zurich's event page.
Restaurants & Recreation
Lake Zurich has several wonderful dining options. Bacchus Nibbles is a family-run independent restaurant offering delicious steaks and fish options. If you are looking for a diner, Koffee Kup is fantastic and is located downtown Lake Zurich. Another great restaurant is Beelow's Steakhouse. Make sure to dine at this restaurant during the summer months as they have a great outdoor patio!
There are more than 30 public parks throughout Lake Zurich featuring a variety of amenities. The village has 2 beaches, 22 playgrounds, nature parks, athletic fields, rental facilities & much more!