Orland Park Real Estate

    Welcome to Orland Park! Orland Park is just 25 miles southwest of Chicago. It is the retail and restaurant hub of the south suburbs.

    Orland Park History
    The Village of Orland Park is an Illinois municipality incorporated on May 31, 1892.

    Population: 58,590

    Arts/ Entertainment: Things To Do
    Outdoor
    Orland Park has over 60 parks (from sports complexes to nature trails). The recreation and Parks Department also helps to organize many different public events, like the Orland Park Turkey Trot.
    The Centennial Park Aquatic Center is the main public pool/ park. It is the largest public pool in the area.
    Just south of Centennial Park is Lake Sedgewick that includes several hiking paths, nature trails, boardwalks and boat ramps.
    The Winter Wonderland Ice Rink is located in Centennial Park and is open from November to March and is free.
    The Sportsplex (on 159th St) is the largest indoor recreational facility in Orland Park and features everything you would need to get yourself or your kids active.

    Malls
    Orland Square Mall is the largest and most upscale mall in the southwest Chicagoland area. The mall is the center for commercial activity and development.
    Orland Park Crossing is a “lifestyle” center that includes stores like White House Black Market.

    Local Transit
    Roadways
    Orland Park is close to many different interstate highways. I-80 (east-west) is at the Village’s southern border. U.S. 45/ LaGrange Road is the main road that runs north/south through town. Illinois Route 43/ Harlem Avenue is also near the eastern border of Orland Park.

    Railways
    Orland Park has 3 stops (143rd St, 153rd St and 179th St) on Metra’s Southwest Service, which provides week/weekend service from Manhattan, IL to Chicago’s Union Station.

    Orland Park’s Educational Opportunities
    Grades K-8
    Orland Park has 4 grammar school districts:
    Orland School District 135 (majority)
    Community Consolidated School District 146
    Palos School District 118
    Kirby School District 140

    High School
    District 230

    Higher Education
    St. Xavier University
    IIT Technical Institute
    Robert Morris University (IL)
    Moraine Valley Community College

    Orland Park Area Healthcare
    Palos Community Hospital
    Franciscan St. James Hospital (Chicago Heights)
    Franciscan St. James Health (Olympia Fields)