Fun Facts About Chicago's Roscoe Village Neighborhood

Roscoe Village Chicago

Located just 5 miles from Chicago’s bustling downtown, Roscoe Village is a pocket neighborhood on the city’s north side that is part of the broader North Center community. Locals often refer to Roscoe Village as a “village within the city” and aside from its quiet tree-lined streets and charming stretch of shops, restaurants, and cafes, here’s what else prospective home buyers need to know about this lovely part of the Windy City..

  • During the warm weather months in Chicago, Roscoe Village is one of the more underrated parts of the city when it comes to sidewalk patios, beer gardens, and outdoor dining. 
  • Roscoe Village’s cluster of antique shops, vintage clothing stores, locally-owned bakeries and cafes, and laid-back pubs and taverns truly gives this part of Chicago a distinct small town feel that’s hard to pass up when looking for a long-term place to call home. 
  • Despite being known its pricey single-family homes, Roscoe Village is also where you’ll find the Pencil Factory Lofts, a classic 1920s warehouse that was once the home of the Eversharp Pencil Factory. 
  • Although you won’t find a CTA “L” station in the heart of Roscoe Village, the Paulina and Addison Brown Line stops are well within walking distance from just about anywhere in the neighborhood. 
  • Roscoe Village provides home owners with a close proximity to some of Chicago’s top-ranked schools, including Lane Tech College Prep and John J. Audubon Elementary.

READY TO BEGIN YOUR ROSCOE VILLAGE HOME SEARCH? 
Feel like Chicago's Roscoe Village neighborhood is the right fit for you? Start browsing Roscoe Village homes for sale or call or text us now for help with your Chicago home or condo search.

Post a Comment