Westmont started off as an agricultural community, then a commuter community with growth and development surrounding the railroad station. Today, Westmont hosts annual award-winning special events, home to the Westmont Auto Mall, and over 100’s of restaurants to choose from. Of course, the transportation to and from downtown Chicago is still easily accessible via train.
The Westmont Park District currently manages 155 acres of parkland in the community and is celebrating 50 years of service to the residents of Westmont. The Westmont Park District provides programs and family-friendly services throughout all the parks and facilities in the community. Ty Warner Park donated 7 million dollars around the year 2000 which is a 36-acre attraction for all ages. With 155 acres of parkland to spare to Westmont residents, you can be sure that there is a 9-hole Par 30 golf course and an indoor sports complex to enjoy.
For the past 6 years, Westmont’s population has fluctuated approximately around 24,500 to 24,700. According to Niche.com Westmont is 17% children and the median household income is $55,684.00. Overall, Westmont is a friendly, diverse community that has a lot to share its’ residents with.
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 Westmont 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.
Westmont is known for their award-winning automobile dealerships called the Westmont Auto Mile. The vehicle brands you will find are Acura, Lexus, BMW, and Audi. In Westmont, you will find a variety of shopping to experience. From antique stores, resale shops, to luxury retail located in Oak Brook, you are not too far away from just about everything.
Click here for a list of all Westmont’s retail guide.
Westmont’s Park District has a variety of programs and events for young children all the way up to seniors. The Westmont Public Library accepts youth and adult volunteers to assist with their daily programs such as story reading, movie time, art class, and more. With 155-acres to share with its’ residents, you may enjoy Westmont’s very own golf course, Park District, and Indoor Sports Complex.
Click here for more on Westmont’s Sports and Recreation.
Westmont is safer than 56% of US cities, according to Neighborhood Scout. Property crimes per 100k residents in Westmont varies from 0 to 972. According to Niche, in 2016, there were 0 murders, 20 robberies, and 40 motor vehicle theft. 972 theft-related crimes were documented for Westmont in 2016. The National Average of theft-related crimes in 2016 was 2,043.
The average commute is 15 mi utes, whereas the National Average is 26 minutes. Daily rail service between Aurors and Union Station located in Chicago, are available on the Westmont Metra Station. For scheduling on the BNSF Railway Line for Westmont, click here. Access to the rest of the Chicago Region can be access through highway: Route 34, Interstate 88 located North of the Village, Interstate 55 to the South, Interstate 294 to the East, and Interstate 355 to the West.