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Bolingbrook, a great place to live with any budget
The newest Chicago-area home of home furnishing giant Ikea, which opened in September, 2005, Bolingbrook is a fairly new community that lies in both Will and DuPage Counties. It got its start in the early 1960s when Dover Construction Company laid out the first housing tract in the farm fields just north of U.S. 66 and beside Illinois Route 53.
Homes were priced at $10,000, with as little as $200 down. The first homes ready for families to move into were on Avondale Court, just west of Route 53 and north of Briarcliff Road. In 1965, the village was incorporated and the population of Bolingbrook was 5,300.
Today, more than 40 years later, Bolingbrook's population has grown to more than 70,000. It has one airport, Clow International Airport, and is home to the Boughton Ridge Golf Course, a 9-hole course owned by the Bolingbrook Park District, and the Bolingbrook Golf Club, a municipal facility that includes an 18-hole course.
For recreation, residents can also head on over to the Bolingbrook Acquatic Center, which opened in 1982, and was the first indoor wave pool in the United States, or visit the Bolingbrook Health and Racquet Club. They can also relax in the town's more than two dozen parks or visit the village's nature center. Residents can go see a movie or concert at the Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center on West Briarcliff Road, or become involved in the village's more than 30 groups and associations: everything from the Friends of the Library and Bolingbrook Garden Club to the Bolingbrook Rotary Club.
Most of Bolingbrook lies within the boundaries of Valley View School District 365U and Fountaindale Public Library District. There are 12 elementary schools in the community, four middle schools, and two high schools. In 2006, the women's basketball team from Bolingbrook High School won the Class AA championship. Bolingbrook has single-family homes for sale to fit every budget, including ranches, Tudor residences and modern homes.
A Place to Grow
The village of Bolingbrook is a southwest suburb of Chicago situated in both Will and DuPage counties of state of Illinois. As of the 2010 US Census the population is 73,366. Bolingbrook is notably praised for its diverse and interacting community. The village includes numerous woodlands and parks, cricket fields, several community centers, the Pelican Harbor Indoor/Outdoor Aquatic Complex, and the Bolingbrook Recreation and Aquatic Complex. In addition, the Bolingbrook Golf Club, a municipal facility which includes an 18-hole course, is located in the village. The Bolingbrook Promenade, an 750,000 square-foot open-air shopping center offers numerous stores, restaurants, and a iPic movie theater. In Money Magazine's September 2014 Edition of "Best Places to Live", Bolingbrook was placed at #38. Bolingbrook is definitely a place to grow.
A town to grow in
The Village of Bolingbrook is a great small big town. It has a Library with great amenities, a large park district with plenty of programs for everyone, and last but not least tons of shopping. You can stay in town and still find just about anything you need.