Links of Interest
Distance to Downtown Chicago
Average Drive Times
35 Minutes to Chicago Loop
39 Minutes to O’Hare Airport
31 Minutes to Midway Airport
Careful planning by village administration has maintained a peaceful small-town environment in Woodridge, despite the recent rapid growth of its business sector. A combination of quality, affordable housing, convenience to Chicago and DuPage County’s hi-tech corridor and generous open living space is attracting an increasing number of younger families and first-time homebuyers to the area.
Metra commuters use nearby Downers Grove and Lisle stations to reach the Loop. Bus service to both stations is available. The North-South Tollway (I-355) passes right through the village, while I-88 and I-55 are within a short drive to the north and south respectively.
Local grade schools are found in Districts 58, 65, 66, 68 or 203. St. Scholastics and Montessori are private schools in town for children. High Schools include Hinsdale South (District 86), Downers Grove South (99), or Naperville Unit School (203).
Some 250 acres of park land encompasses 11 playgrounds and 18 parks. A community center, two pools, two lakes, lighted tennis courts, an 18-hole golf course and a variety of Park District sponsored events are among other local benefits.