About Burr Ridge
Recognized among the wealthiest communities in Illinois, Burr Ridge has been dubbed “A Very Special Place” by its residents.
Throughout the year, residents are treated to local events such as Concerts on the Green – a weekly summer concert series that is fun for all ages. The annual Car Show also takes place during the summer, showcasing classic, antique, and modern cars.
Burr Ridge is characterized by homes on generous lots and distinguished townhome communities. The community’s downtown boasts a mix of shops, restaurants and entertainment, attracting both residents and members of the business community. Locals also enjoy ample recreational opportunities, with the Burr Ridge Park District maintaining several parks and a public pool. The Pleasant Dale Park District also serves Burr Ridge.
Situated at the intersection of the Tri-State Tollway and the Stevenson Expressway, Burr Ridge offers easy access to downtown Chicago and both O’Hare and Midway airports.
Students have access to several school districts including Hinsdale Township High School District 86 and Lyons Township High School District 204.