Oswego Real Estate

Oswego Real Estate And Community Information

The great community of Oswego is located at the southern end of the beautiful Fox River. This city boosts a thriving downtown area filled with unique shops, restaurants, and more. Oswego offers its residents fun year round at the many family-friendly community events. The community is the perfect spot for families with an excellent public school system, abundant recreational facilities, and a strong local economy. Oswego has many amenities located right within town plus has the benefit of situated only 50 miles southwest of all that Chicago has to offer. Home buyers will be proud to call Oswego home.

Oswego, IL Neighborhoods

There are a wide variety of neighborhoods within Oswego for families to enjoy. With a diverse selection of housing options and locations throughout the city, you will surely find your dream home in this community. Click on the neighborhoods below to see current homes for sale.

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Parks and Recreation in Oswego

Oswegoland Park District maintains many beautiful Park facilities and offers excellent recreational programs throughout Oswego and parts of the surrounding communities. One of the great community parks is Chesterfield Park (139 Chesterfield Drive). This 24.9 acre park offers many great amenities, including a playground, green space, woods, sledding hill, basketball court, baseball field, skate park, and more. There are many great natural spaces located in Oswego for people to enjoy time in the great outdoors. Be sure to check out Bartlett Prairie/Wetland and Bluegrass Prairie Park West. There are close to 20 miles of Biking and Hiking Trails for residents to enjoy and that help connect Oswego to other communities in the Fox River Valley. Golf lovers will enjoy spending time at Fox Bend Golf Course (3514 Route 34), a top rated golf course in the Chicago metro area.

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School District in Oswego, Illinois

Oswego Community Unit School District 308 serves all of the residents of Oswego as well as residents residing in parts of the neighboring communities of Aurora, Joliet, Montgomery, Plainfield, and Yorkville. There are 14 elementary schools within the district, including Boulder Hill Elementary (163 Boulder Hill Pass, Montgomery), Churchill Elementary (520 Secretariat Lane), East View Kindergarten Center (4209 Route 71), Fox Chase Elementary (260 Fox Chase Drive North), Grande Park Elementary (26933 Grande Park Boulevard, Plainfield), Homestead Elementary (2830 Hillsboro Boulevard, Aurora), Hunt Club Elementary (4001 Hunt Club Drive), Lakewood Creek Elementary (2301 Lakewood Creek Drive, Montgomery), Long Beach Elementary (67 Long Beach Road, Montgomery), Old Post Elementary (100 Old Post Road), Prairie Point Elementary (3650 Grove Road), Southbury Elementary (820 Preston Lane), The Wheatlands Elementary (2290 Barrington Drive West, Aurora), and Wolf’s Crossing Elementary (3015 Heggs Road, Aurora). Students in grades 6th through 8th are educated at Bednarcik Junior High (3025 Heggs Road, Aurora), Murphy Junior High (26923 Grande Park Boulevard, Plainfield), Plank Junior High School (510 Secretariat Lane), Thompson Junior High (440 Boulder Hill Pass), or Traughber Junior High (570 Colchester). The two high schools in the district are Oswego East High School (1525 Harvey Road) and Oswego High School (4250 Route 71). This district continually receives high marks within the state and nation for their students’ excellent academic performances.

Health and Transportation in Oswego

Oswego residents are conveniently located near many excellent medical facilities. Rush Copley operates Convenient Care Center and Family Medicine/Pediatric offices within Oswego. Edward-Elmhurst Health Center – Oswego (6701 US Highway 34) is also located right in town. There are several full service hospitals in nearby Aurora, a short 20 minute drive from Oswego, including Rush-Copley Medical Center  (2000 Ogden Avenue) and Presence Mercy Medical Center (1325 North Highland Avenue).

With U.S. Route 34 running directly through Oswego, it is easy for residents to travel throughout the Fox Valley and Chicago metropolitan area. There are several Metra stations located in nearby communities for Oswego residents that prefer to commute to downtown Chicago via the rail. For those traveling beyond the immediate area, Chicago Midway International Airport (5700 South Cicero Avenue) and  O’Hare International Airport (10000 West O’Hare Avenue, Chicago) are both within 46 miles away.