A northwestern suburb of Chicago in the 60074 and 60067 zip codes of Cook County, the village of Palatine, Illinois, is a wonderful place to call home. With approximately 68,500 residents, Palatine is the 18th largest community in Illinois and the 7th largest in Cook County. Primarily a residential community, Palatine was founded in 1866 after being built around the Chicago and North Western Railway.
This wonderful village is composed of roughly 13.8 square miles in wooded marshland with multiple streams winding their way through the community. These natural features give Palatine a charming natural beauty that adds to the allure of this Chicago suburb. This family-friendly community is served by the Community Consolidated School District 15 and the Township High School District 211. Both districts are award-winning so parents can rest easy knowing their children are getting a top-notch education. There are two high schools in the village, Palatine High on the northeast side and William Fremd High on the southwest side. Winston Campus Junior High and Walter R. Sundling Junior High serve the 7th and 8th graders in Palatine, while elementary school students attend Gray M. Sanborn, Hunting Ridge, Jane Addams, Lake Louise, Lincoln, Marion Jordan, Pleasant Hill, Stuart R. Paddock, Virginia Lake or Winston Campus School elementary schools.
The amazing features of Palatine don’t end there, the village is also home to the Palatine Park District which serves 85,000 residents in Palatine and the neighboring communities of Arlington Heights, Barrington, Hoffman Estates, Inverness and Rolling Meadows. The Park District oversees the operation of recreational centers at Birchwood, Community Center and Falcon Park, as well as swimming pools at Birchwood, Eagle and Family Aquatic Center. With all these great features, prospective homebuyers should consider the real estate options of Palatine. Homes for sale in Palatine include co-ops, condos, townhomes and single family homes of varying ages, sizes and styles. The average listing price for a co-op in Palatine is just $161,900, while the average listing price for a condo or townhome is around $208,000. Single family homes in Palatine have an average listing price around $440,400 and generally top out around $899,000.
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