Exploring South Barrington

South Barrington is a residential suburb in Cook County, just south of Barrington. South Barrington is a wealthy suburb of Chicago featuring some of the largest homes in Illinois.  The population is around 5,000 residents.  The Village of South Barrington is approximately 7.6 square miles and extends from route 72 in the south to route 62 in the north and Route 59 in the east. It is about 30 miles from Chicago.  South Barrington has 43 private lakes and ponds and 35 subdivisions.  You heard right, 43 private lakes and ponds.

The South Barrington Conservancy is located on 35 acres of lightly wooded prairie and wetlands. People from all other love to come to the area and take in nature.  During Spring there are photography classes and educational walks.  There is an observation platform overlooking the large pond.  This is a great spot for viewing waterfowl.  There is also a trail so hikers and walkers can explore.

Arbor Day is a big annual celebration here.  In the fall you can enjoy the Scarecrow Trail Walk.  There are many events here throughout the year!  Adjacent to the Conservancy is the South Barrington Park District’s, Community Park.  There you can find playgrounds, soccer fields,  softball fields, and more.

The Village of South Barrington consists of several areas for shopping, dining, and entertainment.  With regards to entertainment, besides the festivals, there are the standard, amc theater, iPic, Pinstripes Blowing, Pinto’s Palette and more.

 

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Check Out The Surrounding Areas:

  1. Algonquin
  2. Barrington Hills
  3. Crystal Lake
  4. Hoffman Estates
  5. Schaumburg
  6. Cary
  7. Lake In The Hills
  8. West Dundee
  9. Huntley
  10. Barrington
  11. Palatine

 

If you think South Barrington could be the perfect place for you and your family, please reach out, I’d love the chance to tell you all about this amazing area!

 

 

Let's Explore the Schools

Barrington 220 Community Unit School District

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Middle Schools

High School

 

Golf Anyone

  1. Barrington Hills Country Club
  2. Makray Memorial Golf Club
  3. Stonehenge Golf Club

More Courses in The Surrounding Area

  1. Highland Woods Golf Course
  2. Palatine Hills Golf Course
  3. Kempner Lakes Golf Club
  4. Inverness Golf Club
  5. Lake Barrington Shores Golf Club
  6. Club at Wynstone

 

Worth Checking Out

  1. South Barrington Conservancy
  2. South Barrington Club
  3. Stillman Nature Center
  4. The Arboretum of South Barrington
  5.  Willow Creek Community Church (mega church)

 

Real Estate

  • Median Home Value
  • $977,447

Please keep in mind homes in South Barrington range all the way up into the millions and range drastically in square footage.