Clarendon Hills has small town charm, yet is easily accessible to Chicago. Clarendon Hills is a village in DuPage Country with a population just under 9,000.
The Metra station in town is on the BNSF Railway Line, which provides daily rail service between Aurora and Chicago. An express train from the station only takes 25 minutes to reach downtown Chicago.
Every summer the residents take part in the local ‘Dancin’ in the Street!’ celebration, which won the 2012 Illinois Governor’s Hometown Award.
Other popular community events are the annual Daisy Days weekend festival for children and the annual Father’s Day Daisy Dash 5k race.
According to Niche.com, as of 2017 Clarendon Hills is #1 of 631 Best Places to Raise a Family in Illinois, #1 of 295 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in Illinois, and #3 of 632 Best Places to Live in Illinois.
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