Hinsdale’s rolling, wooded landscape, historic downtown and beautiful homes attract some of the state’s most affluent residents, earning the suburb its ranking as one of the wealthiest zip codes in Illinois.
Several notable people have made their home here including Chicago Blackhawks’ head coach Joel Quenneville and renowned architect R. Harold Zook.
A walk through downtown Hinsdale is a step back in time. The downtown district is on the National Register of Historic Places with several historic buildings dating back to before the community was incorporated in 1873.
The community has a wealth of amenities including the Katherine Legge Memorial Park and Lodge and Hinsdale Community Swimming Pool. There are also numerous parks and athletic facilities including tennis courts, baseball and soccer fields.
Students attend Community Consolidated School District 181 and the Hinsdale Township High School District 86, which includes Hinsdale South High School and Hinsdale Central High School, ranked one of the best high schools in the country.
Hinsdale has easy access to the Tri-State Tollway, Stevenson Expressway and three train stations along Metra’s BNSF Railway.