With a wealth of shops, restaurants, community events, and arts and culture, Elmhurst is home to more than 40,000 residents who enjoy everything this vibrant community has to offer.

Elmhurst’s award-winning park district maintains nearly 30 parks as well as trails, playgrounds, and athletic facilities. At the center of town is Wilder Park, where locals will also find the community’s public library, Wilder Mansion, the Wilder Park Conservatory, and the Elmhurst Art Museum. The museum has been named the “Best Suburban Art Museum in Chicago” by Chicago magazine and is adjacent to the McCormick House, a rare single-family home designed by Mies van der Rohe.

Elmhurst is also home to the Elmhurst History Museum, Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra, GreenMan Theatre Troupe, Elmhurst Choral Union, and Elmhurst Children’s Theatre.

In addition to its many cultural offerings, the city is known for its bustling shopping and dining scene. Elmhurst’s City Centre boasts a movie theater, an assortment of eateries and boutiques, and community events such as the annual Rock the Block Party. The Elmhurst Express Trolley connects downtown Elmhurst with the community’s other shopping areas, including the Spring Road and York & Vallette business districts. The Trolley is free and runs during the summer and holiday season.

Residents come together for dozens of community events that are held throughout the year. The Memorial Day Parade has taken place every year since its start in 1918 and the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is the third largest in the Chicagoland area.

With its proximity to O'Hare International Airport, the Tri-State Tollway, and the Eisenhower Expressway, Elmhurst offers convenient transportation options. A Metra train station is also located in town, providing easy access to downtown Chicago.

Elmhurst map

Open Houses in Elmhurst

Here are 6 Open Houses out of 121 listings in Elmhurst

Featured Elmhurst Listings

Here are 12 out of 121 listings in Elmhurst


Milwaukee District West line at Elmhurst Metra

North Central Service line at Belmont Avenue - Franklin Park

Union Pacific West line at Elmhurst
Average Sale Price
Average Days On The Market
Sales Prices VS. List Price
Data represents the community area's average over the past 12 months. All information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.

Looking for real estate in Elmhurst, IL? @properties can help you find Elmhurst homes for sale, Elmhurst real estate agents, and information about the Elmhurst real estate market. Find information about Elmhurst schools and nearby amenities like restaurants, banks, airports, etc.