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