Deerfield, 21 miles north of the Loop, is community where quiet residential areas mingle with an active and attractive business district. The community has taken advantage of the Lake Cook Road and Waukegan Road business corridors to grow commercially. An impressive firehouse and improvements and additions to the library, schools, train stations and streets all demonstrate Deerfield’s dedication to enhancing the lifestyle of its residents. A nice selection of chain stores, as well as unique specialty stores, accommodate Deerfield shoppers, and the community’s central location makes it convenient to a number of major malls including Northbrook Court, Deerbrook Mall and Hawthorne Mall.
The Deerfield Park District is reputed to be one of the most efficient and varied in the Chicago area. To begin with, no home in Deerfield is more than a half-mile from a park. Facilities include a large community center, 21 parks & playgrounds, two public swimming pools, tennis courts, a public golf course and a number of playing fields, basketball courts and running tracks. The park district also offers an impressive variety of classes and programs for people of all ages.
Deerfield schools are some of the best public schools in the state. Deerfield Elementary School District 109 consists of four elementary schools and two junior high schools.. Deerfield High School District 113 is one of the top 10 academic schools in the state.
Getting around is easy with I-94 nearby and the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) just west of the village. The Loop is a 50 minute drive; O’Hare Airport is a 20-minute drive, and Midway Airport is 50 minutes away. Rail commuters may board the Metra Milwaukee District North line in Deerfield, or the Metra Union Pacific North Line in Highland Park. The Loop is a 50 minute trip by express or an hour minutes by local. Bus lines travel to surrounding suburbs.
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Population (2010 census): 18,225
Square Mileage: 5.5
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