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Plainfield Real Estate

Welcome to Plainfield! Plainfield is located 35 miles southwest of Chicago.

 

Plainfield History

Plainfield is considered the oldest community of Will County because the earliest settlement of “Walker’s Grove” was established in 1828 on the DuPage River.  Walker’s Grove thrived because of the DuPage River.  Plainfield was incorporated in 1834.

 

Population: 41,734

 

Arts/ Entertainment: Things To Do

The Village of Plainfield has several different events throughout the year—like the Irish Parade, Harvest 5K, etc.

 

Naperbrook Golf Course

Plainfield Fishing Resort

Louis Joliet Mall

Lake Renwick Heron Rookery Nature Preserve

Nettle Creek Country Club

 

Local Transit

Roads/ Highways

The main roads in Plainfield are Division St (north-south), Lockport St (east-west), Lincoln Hwy/ Route 30 and Joliet Rd.  Plainfield is also conveniently located just west of I-55— which allows commuters easy access to Chicago and other areas.

 

Suburban Chicago Pace bus services Plainfield.

 

Plainfield’s Educational Opportunities

Grades K-8

Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202

 

High School

Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202

 

Higher Education

Lewis University

Joliet Junior College

University of St. Francis

North Central College

 

Plainfield Area Healthcare

Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital

Presence St. Joseph Medical Center