Whether you're moving to an apartment in Westmont because of its small town charm or its proximity to the big city, you'll have the best of both worlds in this western Chicago suburb. You'll find more historic housing in the central part of Westmont, or you can rent an apartment in a new high rise building on the outer edges of town.
You'll find more than just a great new apartment in Westmont. You'll also find more than 150 acres of park with recreational activities available all year for all ages. Community volunteers with the Westmont special Events corporation help coordinate events such as Westmont Cruisin' Nights, Concerts in the Park, Artists in Action and the award-winning Taste of Westmont Summer Festival.
You won't be far from great restaurants in your new Westmont apartment either. Whether you're looking for an upscale restaurant or a down home diner, you'll find a variety of options in Westmont. There are more than 90 local eating spots that offer American, Chinese, Italian, Indian food and more. From fast-food burger joints to pizza parlors to gourmet fine dining, you'll find food to satisfy any appetite and to suit any budget.
If you'll be looking for both an apartment and a job in Westmont, you can take comfort in knowing that there are opportunities in the village of Westmont in addition to those in nearby Chicago. The headquarters of Ty, Inc., makers of those popular little stuffed animals called Beanie Babies, is located in Westmont. The area of Westmont, Naperville and Downers Grove is home to one of the largest groups of car dealerships in Illinois, called ÒThe Ogden Avenue Strip.Ó
The community spans a six-mile area, so if you work in the village of Westmont, your apartment won't be far from your place of work. If you have to commute to Chicago for your job, that shouldn't take you long either, as the city is approximately 22 miles west of the Chicago Loop. You can take one of several interstates or hop on the Metra's BNSF line, which offers daily service to and from Chicago.
With an apartment in Westmont, you can enjoy the quiet, everyday life of suburban Westmont, and when you're ready, you can travel to the bright lights of the big city for world-class museums, theatres and more. Westmont has the best of both worlds, and you can find the best Westmont apartments on ApartmentGuide.com.