La Grange Real Estate
Welcome to LaGrange! LaGrange is about 13 miles from Chicago.
The area around LaGrange was first settled in the 1830s. Chicago residents started to move west because of the rapid population increase. The village was incorporated in 1879. It was founded by Franklin Dwight Cossitt.
Arts/ Entertainment: Things To Do
The Park District of LaGrange maintains 67 acres and 11 different parks. They offer over 1500 recreational programs each year.
Oak Brook Mall
Des Plaines Valley Rendezvous
Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
The BNSF Railway runs through LaGrange. This rail provides residents with access to Metra (from Aurora to Chicago) and Amtrak (stops throughout the country).
The two main roads in LaGrange are LaGrange Road (north-south) and Ogden Ave/ US Route 34 (east-west). I-294 runs just west of town—which gives commuters easy access to Chicago and other areas.
Pace provides a commuter bus service.
LaGrange’s Educational Opportunities
LaGrange Elementary School District 102
LaGrange Elementary School District 105
LaGrange Highlands School District 106
St. Francis Xavier
St. John’s Lutheran
Lyons Township High School District 204
College of DuPage
LaGrange Area Healthcare
Adventist LaGrange Memorial Hospital
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