If you are considering homes for sale Inverness IL you can learn a little about the village and browse available houses here.
Incorporated in 1962, Inverness is a rural suburb of Chicago located in Cook County Illinois. This small country suburban village has a total area of 6.70 square miles of which 6.54 square miles is land and 0.16 square miles is water. Inverness IL is bordered by Barrington Road to the west, Roselle Road to the east, Algonquin Road to the south and Dundee Road to the north. The Village is a quiet, stable residential community of attractive homes with a population of almost 7500. The zip codes are 60010 and 60067.
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Living in Inverness IL
Country Suburban Lifestyle
Inverness Illinois is very similar to it’s neighbors of South Barrington, Barrington Hills and Barrington. It is primarily a single family homes community with most being on 1 acre lots. It has a few condos and townhomes in the neighborhoods of The Shires, Inverness on The Pond, Enclaves of Inverness, Ashbury, Weatherstone and the new Maison Du Comte. We have a few condo ownership single family home subdivisions too. Check out Creekside Estates at Inverness one of our newer subdivisions.
Single family homes are in a variety of sizes and styles, most of them being in planned unit developments which allowed for the 1 acre lot sizes and requirement for well and septic systems. With acre lots and green space built into the planned unit developments you’re sure to find a lot of birds as well as deer, coyotes and other wildlife. Landscaping is very green with lots of grassy spaces and trees.
Most of the road names are after their counterparts in Inverness Scotland. Some of the subdivisions as well.
Homes For Sale Inverness IL By Price
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|Homes Priced $500,000 - $750,000||Homes Priced $750,000 - $1,000,000|
|Homes Priced Over $1,000,000||Inverness Townhomes|
Inverness Homes By Bedroom Count
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Inverness Home Types
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|Homes with In-Law Arrangements||Waterfront Homes|
Country suburban living is the best of both worlds, private quiet green sanctuaries with shopping, schools and other daily needs very close by in Barrington, Palatine and South Barrington.
Luxury Homes and Townhomes
Inverness Illinois is a community that offers luxury homes, a few mansions, and some luxury townhomes. Subdivisions to look for are:
More About Inverness Illinois
Inverness is primarily residential homes with a few offices. Inverness is close to the village Barrington Illinois. You’ll find a large grocery store, post office, many boutique style stores, fast food restaurants and upscale eateries for breakfast, lunch and dining. Inverness residents can choose between Barrington or Palatine libraries. There are big box stores in Lake Zurich or Palatine and an upscale shopping mall in South Barrington just a 10 minute drive. Barrington is the nearest location for car dealerships, also look in Palatine.
Inverness Golf Course
Inverness needs to have a golf course! Inverness Golf Club is a members only club and by invitation only. Non members can play at Makray public golf course less than 3 miles away.
Commuting & O’Hare Airport
Chicago has one of the largest airports in the world offering direct flights to just about anywhere you need to go with all major airlines. It’s about a 30 minute drive from Inverness along I-90 which is just 5 minutes from Inverness down Barrington Rd.
If you need to commute into the City of Chicago for work I-90 is the easiest driving route with Chicago being about an hour away. Many regular commuters use Metra trains and depending on where in Inverness you live you can choose either Barrington Metra station in Barrington village or Palatine Metra station in Palatine village. They are on the same commuter train line.
Harper Community College
In Palatine we have a community college offering vocational courses and 2 year associate degrees. It’s location on Algonquin Rd is just at the southern tip of Inverness. Many high school kids chose Harper to start their 4 year degrees and get their general education credits completed.
Inverness IL Schools and Education
Inverness IL is served by the following 3 school districts:
- Barrington Community School District 220
- Palatine Community School District 15
- William Fremd High School in District 211
When choosing Inverness homes, if you want a certain school or district, you must always check with the school district offices to be absolutely sure you are in the right location. Never rely on the MLS property listing sheets.
Low Crime Rate
- The overall crime rate in Inverness is 96% lower than the national average.
- Inverness is safer than 97% of the cities in the United States.
- In Inverness you have a 1 in 955 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
Most crimes in Inverness are theft and burglary.
Relocating to Inverness
It’s unlikely you’re relocating to Inverness for a job, we are a residential suburban village with very little employment. Most workers will likely work in downtown Chicago or any of the closer employment hubs such as Schaumburg, Elgin, Libertyville, Lincolnshire. Most employees commute about 30 minutes from home by road making Inverness well placed for these hubs. Inverness may be your relocation destination because of the type of real estate we have here. Often relocating families select Inverness IL alongside Barrington IL and its neighbors.
Inverness IL Buyers Agent
Our specialty is serving buyers. If you are moving up in Inverness, moving to Inverness from another suburb or relocating to Inverness Illinois, we would love to help you. Fill out our form and let us know your plans or give Corinne a call at 847-363-3686. Matching buyers with new lifestyles and Inverness IL homes for sale is what we do best.