Living in Evanston

City living meets small town charm

Evanston is a charming suburb located on the north shore of Chicago, just north of the city limits. The town is known for its tree-lined streets, historic homes, and walkable downtown area. Evanston is home to Northwestern University, which adds to the town's academic and cultural atmosphere. The area also features several parks and beaches along Lake Michigan with a bustling downtown featuring several local boutiques and national retailers, as well as a range of restaurants, cafes, and bars.

Evanston Details

Sitting on the coast of Lake Michigan, Evanston is a wonderful area for those who want a vibrant neighborhood without the hustle and bustle of downtown Chicago. Residents at Evanston luxury apartments will enjoy all the area has to offer while being in close proximity to Northwestern University and suburban offices. When it comes to transportation, Evanston offers plenty of options, including the Purple Line and several CTA bus lines. Additionally, the area is very car and bike friendly.

  • Walkscore: 76
  • Purple & Yellow Lines
  • Evanston Central & Davis Metra Stations
Local Companies
  • Rotary International
  • ZS Associates
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem
  • Crane Plumbing Fiat Products
  • Northwestern University
  • Illuminate HC
  • GlobeMed
  • Katalyst Technologies
  • CE Niehoff & Co

Evanston Hot Spots

  • Clark Street Beach
  • Shakespeare Garden
  • World of Beer
  • Cross-Rhodes Restaurant
  • Newport Coffee
  • Campagnola
  • Tapas Barcelona
  • 10Q Chicken
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Bennison’s Bakery

Imagine Your Weekend

Spend the morning strolling along the beach
Explore the shops along Main Street
Grab a bite at Peckish Pig
Sip a drink at World of Beer

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