Bloomingdale's excellent location has largely contributed to its popularity in the past couple of decades. Both Chicago airports are within a 45-minute drive and the city of Chicago is easily accessible by both train and car. Residents who wish to complement their small-town residential living with big city amenities can easily get their fill of the museums, sports venues, and dining and shopping in the world-famous Windy City of Chicago!
Students in grades K-8 are accommodated by the Bloomingdale School District. Glenbard and Lake Park High Schools service 9-12. For students looking to continue their education, several colleges, universities and trade schools are available in the area, such as College of DuPage, Wheaton College, Elmhurst College and Benedictine University.
Economy & Job Market
The job market and economy in Bloomingdale is diverse, with industries including manufacturing, educational, health and social services, retail trade, professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services, finance, insurance, real estate and rental and leasing.
Bloomingdale's tax system has been very popular with its residents. Since the town implemented a 10-year comprehensive “quality of life” community plan to eliminate property tax as a revenue source for the village, property taxes have been reduced by over 60% in the past eight years.
Parks & Recreation
The quaint Old Town area of Bloomingdale offers residents antique, craft and gift boutiques in a town square setting. Bloomingdale residents also have almost 30 clubs, civic groups and organizations.
Excellent resorts and country clubs offer luxury leisure and recreation for residents and visitors alike. The beautiful Frank Lloyd Wright themed Hilton Indian Lakes Resort in Bloomingdale is set on 260 acres of magnificently landscaped hills and encompasses 27 holes of championship golf. For traveling professionals and local businesses it offers a state-of-the-art conference center, and for leisure and play, an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, three lighted tennis courts, a spa, sand volleyball and 18 holes of miniature golf.
Also in nearby Glendale Heights is Glendale Lakes Golf Club, a challenging course designed with the Fairway “Target Golf” concept, which makes each shot the golfers take an experience. And right next door is the renowned Medinah Country Club. Medinah is a private member owned country club and golf course that features 640 acres of property and 18,000 trees. Its pristine beauty and exceptional construction have made it the home of many major tournaments, including the PGA Championship of 2006.
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