Oakbrook Terrace 2018-03-23T23:06:03+00:00

Oakbrook Terrace, the 470th largest community in Illinois, is a small city in DuPage County. The city is also home to the Oakbrook Terrace Tower, the tallest building in Illinois outside the city limits of Chicago. Oakbrook Terrace is also home to Drury Lane a large theater and conference center that many travel to from around the Chicagoland area to see live theater performances.

Oakbrook Terrace is extremely ethnically-diverse and the people who call the city home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups.

Based on data from the U.S. Census, FBI, BLS, and others Oakbrook Terrace is ranked #6 on Niche.com as the best suburb in Illinois for Millennials to live. This grade takes into account key factors important to millennials, such as access to bars and restaurants, affordability, and job opportunities.

Real estate in Oakbrook Terrace has a median home value at $278,500.00 according to Niche.com. More than 52% of those who live in Oakbrook Terrace are homeowners and about 48% rent. To learn more information about Oakbrook Terrace neighborhoods, click here.

Meet the Orrico Team

James and Denise Orrico specialize in short sales, REO Properties, and traditional Residential Real Estate. They have successfully worked through industry challenges such as foreclosures and economic declines. The Orrico Team measure their success not only through awards and achievements but also more importantly through the satisfaction of their customers.

The Orrico Team is happy to provide the DuPage County area with information on the process of residential real estate transactions. From the perspective of buyers and sellers, short sale, foreclosure assistance and information, and much-needed advice on how to avoid a foreclosure. Denise and James will be happy to help you with your real estate transactions whether you are in the market to buy or sell a home.

To learn more about the services the Orrico Team provide, please go to their services page here.

Please use the Illinois official source for information about public schools in the entire state. This source is a guide to help you become knowledgeable about the education for your children within DuPage County. Visit our School District page for helpful information regarding academic performance, school environment, educators, students, and highlights provided by principals.

Oakbrook Terrace is known for their large outdoor shopping mall called Oak Brook Center. With a variety of retail stores to choose from and restaurants, their available amenities will make you feel like you never left home! Just to name a few: electric vehicle charging station, free wifi, mobile device charging station, wheelchairs, stroller rentals, lost & found, and much more. At Oak Brook Center you will find that you can dine, shop, watch movies, or catch an event happening all in one place.

For more info on Oak Brook Center, click here.

Oakbrook Terrace sheds light on just about any attraction you can think of for any age. Whether you prefer Shakespeare theater outdoors, viewing a historical watermill surrounded by a forest preserve, bowl, or play golf, Oakbrook Terrace will provide you with enjoyable entertainment. A short list of the many attractions in and around Oakbrook Terrace:

Drury Lane Theatre

Brookfield Zoo

Lynfred Winery 

Oak Brook Golf Club

Bath & Tennis Club

According to NeighborhoodScout, property crime is the most common crime occurring in the Oakbrook Terrace. In Oakbrook Terrace, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 20, which is a rate of 50 per one thousand population. Read more here.

O’Hare and Midway airport, along with 8 Amtrak train stations are within 30 miles of the Oakbrook Terrace city center. Although there is public transportation available in Oakbrook Terrace, the number of people who take public transportation is 74% lower than the national average.

Click here for Oakbrook Terrace Pace Bus info.

  • Lombard

  • Oak Brook

  • Darien

  • Westmont