Oak Park

Oak Park is definitely the cool kid on the block as far as communities go. Located just 10 miles west of downtown Chicago, the community has a distinctly urban, creative vibe and has long been home to artists who have risen to the top of their fields.

Renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright spent the first 20 years of his career in Oak Park, building more homes in the area than anywhere else in the world. Novelist Ernest Hemingway attended Oak Park and River Forest High School, where he excelled in English classes and wrote for the school paper.

Oak Park is noted for its unique mix of home styles including Victorian, Queen Anne, Craftsman and Prairie School. The community is comprised of three historic districts, including the Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District.

In addition to an active arts community, locals enjoy ample recreational opportunities including public parks, outdoor pools, an ice-skating rink and the Oak Park Conservatory. Meanwhile, downtown Oak Park offers a number of boutiques, national retailers, noted restaurants and galleries.

Students attend Oak Park Elementary School District 97 and Oak Park – River Forest School District 200 with eight elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school.

Transportation is easily accessible with the Eisenhower Expressway and public transportation options like the CTA Green and Blue Lines and the Oak Park Metra station. If biking is more your speed, the village’s Augusta Boulevard is part of the Grand Illinois Trail.

Oak Park Office

1011 South Blvd.
Oak Park, IL 60302

Telephone: 708.848.0200
Fax: 708.848.0400

Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Austin, Harlem, Harlem/Lake, Oak Park, Ridgeland

Milwaukee District West, Union Pacific West

at Oak Park Metra, Oak Park

School Districts

Oak Park Esd 97

Oak Park - River Forest Sd 200

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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