Willow Lakes Estates, Elgin, IL
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Willow Lakes Estates Neighborhood Guide Elgin, IL

About

Willow Lakes Estates is a charming neighborhood in Elgin, Illinois, nestled amidst beautiful green spaces. It is conveniently located near Route 20 offering quick access to other parts of the town. The community is adjacent to the stunning Willow Lake, providing residents with stunning water views and recreational activities. In addition, the neighborhood is just a short drive from the well-known Elgin Public Museum and the Lords Park Zoo.

What You Will Love About Willow Lakes Estates, Elgin, Illinois

  • Residents enjoy serene living with the delight of Willow Lake's beauty right in their backyard.
  • Quick and easy access to Route 20 makes commuting hassle-free.
  • Being in close proximity to recreational areas like the Lords Park and the Elgin Public Museum boosts the neighborhood appeal.

What’s Nearby

Willow Lakes Estates is conveniently located near popular areas and attractions of Elgin. It's only a short drive to downtown Elgin where you can find a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options. The neighborhood is also close to the Lords Park Zoo and the Elgin Public Museum, providing excellent recreational opportunities for families.

Lifestyle

Life in Willow Lakes Estates is tranquil and leisurely, with an abundance of natural beauty to explore. The neighborhood's close proximity to Willow Lake means residents can enjoy activities such as boating, fishing, or simply taking in the stunning views. Meanwhile, the convenience of nearby restaurants, shops, and cultural attractions in downtown Elgin ensures a balanced mix of leisure and city life.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 22 restaurants, 4 grocery stores, and 5 parks within a mile of the Willow Lakes Estates neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Armando's Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    925 N Liberty St

  • SHOPPING
    SKF Sealing Solutions

    Business and Professional Services, Advertising Agency, Industrial Equipment Supplier, Rubber Supplier, Retail, Automotive Retail, Car Parts and Accessories, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    1.1 miles

    900 N State St

  • GROCERY
    Elgin Farmers' Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    800 N State St

  • SHOPPING
    University Sleep

    Business and Professional Services, Manufacturer, Retail, Furniture and Home Store, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    1.3 miles

    60 Ann St

Willow Lakes Estates Apartments and Rentals

40 Rental properties in Willow Lakes Estates, Elgin, IL.

  • Furnished Studio - Chicago - Elgin - West Dundee property

    $6,000

    Furnished Studio - Chicago - Elgin - West Dundee

    Studio • 1 Bath

    300 Sqft

    Contact for Availability

  • Fountain Square on the River property

    $1,900+

    Fountain Square on the River

    1–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    720–1919 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • Blackhawk Apartments property

    $1,405+

    Blackhawk Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    598–1028 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • 876 Larkin Avenue property

    $1,425

    876 Larkin Avenue

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    405 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 174 Neutrenton Ave property

    $2,450

    174 Neutrenton Ave

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1482 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1106 Kenneth Cir property

    $1,850

    1106 Kenneth Cir

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1200 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
15.2%
39.2%
utilities
0.2%
8.9%
food
1.6%
3.4%
transportation
0%
5.8%
healthcare
3.4%
7.3%

Willow Lakes Estates Demographics

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Willow Lakes Estates Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 10 of 11 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 9 of 11 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 9 of 11 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 9 of 11 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 9 of 11 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 9 of 11 renters

Willow Lakes Estates Transportation

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Car-Dependent

15/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

62/100
Bike Score®

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