Oak Park in the Top 10

Oak Park Top 10Our urban village of Oak Park, Illinois has been rated locally, regionally and nationally in the Top 10 of amazing places to live.

  • Oak Park was named one of 20 Best Towns & Neighborhoods in Chicago & the Suburbs by Chicago Magazine
  • Oak Park was voted Third Best Neighborhood in the United States, by American Planning Association
  • According to NerdWallet.com, Oak Park is among the Top 20 Most Educated Places in America
  • Deemed a bucket list place to visit, Oak Park made redbook’s Best Travel Finds of 2014
  • Oak Park is home to The Book Table – the Best Bookstore in Chicagoland, proclaimed by the Chicago Reader
  • Oak Park is voted Best Place in the Midwest for Rich & Single, by CNN Money.com
  • American Planning Association also voted Oak Park’s Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District as one of the Top 10 Best Neighborhoods in the Nation
  • Oak Park was voted one of the Top 5 Sexiest Suburbs in the United States, by The View
  • Oak Park is in the Top 10 Creative Class Locales in the Chicago Area, according census data by Atlantic Cities
  • Trends in Oak Park is the Best Consignment Store in Chicago according to Racked.com and was selected as one of the Best Shops For Discounted Designer Purses In Chicago by CBS Chicago
  • Oak Park’s Sen Sushi Bar is also a Michelin Guide recommendation
  • Oak Park has Chicagoland’s Oldest Ice Cream Parlor, Petersen’s Ice Cream
  • Award-winning restaurant Autre Monde is right across the street in neighboring Berwyn