GET TO KNOW ELGIN
Situated just 35 miles from Chicago, in the Northwest Suburbs, Elgin is known as “The City in the Suburbs.” Elgin was founded in 1836 and sits along the Fox River valley. Today, with over 112,000 residents, Elgin is the 8th largest city in Illinois. Elgin is proud to celebrate a rich and diverse culture. The housing market reflects the needs of the community by offering a vast array of homes in different styles, price points, and characteristics. Elgin is known for its stunning historic architecture, with multiple historical districts, people visit from all around to partake in the multiple annual historic home tours. With a growing arts community, a revitalized downtown, over 1,600 acres of well-equipped parks,
South Elgin, Bartlett, Carpentersville, Hampshire, Dundee, Hoffman Estates, S. Barrington, Hanover Park, Streamwood, St. Charles
where to shop
Just drive up and down Randall Rd to find all the shopping, dining, and entertainment you’ll need. Randall Rd includes places such as Target, Applebee’s Menards, Walmart, Portillos, a movie theater, Oberweis, Meijer, and many others.
where to chill
Blue Box Cafe: located in Downtown Elgin, Blue Box Cafe offers delicious espresso drinks, coffee, homemade baked goods, and delicious deli sandwiches & soups.
where to be outside
Lord’s Park: 108 wood acres that features a historic pavilion, historical museum, multiple ponds, a zoo, a water park, playing fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, picnic areas, and much more.
where to eat
Elgin Public House (EPH): EPH is an upscale brick-walled pub serving delicious dishes, a variety of updated beers, and all in a relaxed and warm setting.
where to drink
Martini Room: cozy lounge with progressive cocktails, local art, and an eclectic taste that hosts several fun events each month
Featured: Al’s Cafe
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201 E. Chicago St.
Elgin, IL, 60120
Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm
Sat - Sun: Appt. Only