Melrose Park

Melrose Park is characterized by tree-lined streets, well-manicured homes, and a vibrant business community.

Residents are brought together by events such as the Taste of Melrose Park, which brings local food vendors to the streets for a community block party. The annual Labor Day Weekend event also features live entertainment, raffles, and carnival rides.

Located 14 miles from Chicago, the village continues to expand, attracting more businesses, and homebuyers. Chicago magazine named Melrose Park one of the best locations for first-time homebuyers.

In addition to its expressways, the community has a Metra station with easy access to O’Hare International Airport, downtown Chicago, and any number of shopping, dining, and entertainment venues.

Nearby Public Transportation

Milwaukee District West, Union Pacific West

at River Forest Metra, Maywood Metra, Melrose Park Metra, Bellwood Metra, River Forest, Melrose Park, Bellwood

School Districts

Proviso Twp Hsd 209

Bellwood Sd 88

Maywood-melrose Park-broadview 89

Leyden Chsd 212

Rhodes Sd 84-5

School information is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. This information should only be used as a reference and does not warrant or guarantee enrollment. Please contact applicable schools or school districts directly to verify information and enrollment eligibility.

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