Ranked in the 75th percentile


  • Winnetka is ranked #158 in Illinois
  • Winnetka is ranked #7,271 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Income per Capita
  • Low Crime Rates
  • High Graduation Rates
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Best Neighborhoods In & Around Winnetka, IL

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Edison Park, Chicago777.811,128
O'hare, Chicago7411.312,706
Forest Glen, Chicago74818,298
Norwood Park, Chicago71937,477
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Jefferson Park, Chicago708.726,594
North Center, Chicago6911.434,931
North Park, Chicago698.518,562
Dunning, Chicago6811.543,244

Best Cities Near Winnetka, IL

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Indian Head Park, IL8624.73,823
Clarendon Hills, IL82248,641
Pistakee Highlands, IL8131.53,263
Algonquin, IL8129.630,413
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Pleasant Prairie, WI8132.420,395
Lake in the Hills, IL8129.828,908
Grandwood Park, IL8123.35,471
Third Lake, IL8022.71,266
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Winnetka Illinois: A Beautiful Place

I experienced beautiful vivacity while living in Winnetka Illinois. The city is located in Cook County. Cedar Lake is about 16 miles from Chicago’s central downtown area. The town is highly affluent, however, living expenses are normalized for the area. Winnetka has a progressive school system. They unceasingly are admired nationwide for their academic performance. Winnetka has both high tier public schools as well as private schools for all grades. They also house the Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired. The town has abundant housing availability, while employment has room for improvement. Winnetka has beautiful weather in all seasons. The upscale community is safe for individuals and families. Some of the best areas in Winnetka Illinois surround the Winnetka Park District. Shopping and dining facilities are in close proximity. The area also offers athletic activities such as paddle tennis, ice skating, ice hockey, golf, tennis, and a northern beach lifestyle that is second to none. The township is also known for its remarkable historical architecture.
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Source: The Winnetka, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).