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About Downers Grove, Illinois

Downers Grove is located only 19 miles west of Chicago, providing residents with easy access to the city’s attractions while maintaining a unique, village atmosphere of its own. Prospective home buyers can choose from Victorian houses, more contemporary single family residences, as well as condominiums and townhouses.

In addition to an extensive parks district, Downers Grove residents have access to some of the few remaining stretches of natural prairie in Illinois, offering possibilities for both education as well as recreation while enjoying the outdoors. Downers Grove also features a 9-hole golf course; the Downers Grove Ice Arena; and the Morton Arboretum, which offers 1,500 acres of woodland for hiking, bicycling, or simple relaxation.

Downers Grove provides residents with many cultural and entertainment options. Music lovers can choose between several local venues for intimate performances. The Tivoli Theater screens movies and also hosts live performances, while the nearby Drury Lane Theater offers a dinner theater experience that features world-class performers. Families may enjoy miniature golf in McCollum Park.


Weather in Dow

The average high temperatures in Dow range from 33 in January to 86 in July

Average home income in Dow

The average household income of a Dow resident is $106,852 with an average home value of $199,860

Population of Dow

Dow has 1,867 residents.

Home ownership in Dow

The average level of home ownership in Dow is 90%.

Education breakdown of Dow

Education levels of residents of Dow include: highschool 37%, associate 6%, bachelor 28%, graduate 13%.

Households in Dow

Dow has 650 homes, built on average 42 years ago.