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  • Median Home Price – $983,700
  • Median Rent – $2,277
  • Median Income – $54,026

About Bannockburn

If you are considering moving to the Chicago area soon, you are probably looking for a beautiful neighborhood or suburb to call home. There are a lot to choose from, but in this blog we will share with you what the village of Bannockburn has to offer and what it is like living in Bannockburn. Hopefully, you will love it as much as we do, and become the new resident of Bannockburn.

Bannockburn is a village in West Deerfield and Vernon townships in Lake County, Illinois with the population of around 1,013 residents. The village is generally considered part of the Chicago area‘s North Shore region and is only 4 miles from Lake Michigan.

Bannockburn was founded in the 1920s by Scottish real estate developer William Aitken, who planned a community of “country estates” on 110 acres in inland Lake County. Named after the Scottish village of Bannockburn.

What does Bannockburn have to offer?

You must be asking yourself what it would look like living in Bannockburn, and we will show you a little bit better its best features, and why people love living in Bannockburn and never want to leave:

Family-Friendly Community

The Village of Bannockburn combines the best features of estate and urban living.

It is one of the safest communities in the Chicago region – one in which children can walk to school and neighbors gladly pick up their neighbor’s mail while they are on vacation.

Living in Bannockburn offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

Many young professionals live in Bannockburn and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Bannockburn are highly rated.

Transportation in Bannockburn

Bannockburn is located 3 miles west of Route 41, a direct auto route to Chicago or Wisconsin.

Bannockburn is within 18 miles of Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport; a short ride down the Tri-State Tollway with access from both Deerfield Road and Route 22 (Half Day Road).

Bannockburn commuters have transportation to Bannockburn from Chicago via the Metra Milwaukee District North and Metra Union Pacific North Railroad Lines. The station is served by Pace buses. 

💡 Did you know?

That the Chicago rapper, Chance the Rapper, lives in Bannockburn.
How cool is that?


The village of Bannockburn is home to Bannockburn Elementary School District 106, a small one-facility district of approximately 200 students from Bannockburn and communities east of the Tri-State Tollway. 

These students attend Deerfield High School for grades 9-12. 

Those to the west of the highway are under the jurisdiction of Lincolnshire-Prairie View School District 103, and Adlai E. Stevenson District 125

Colleges and Universities

Part of Trinity International University’s campus is located within the boundaries of Bannockburn.

Weather in Bannockburn

There are people who don’t mind the cold climate, and if you are planning on living in Bannockburn, you should be ready for both hot summers and cold winters.

During the summer months, you will experience an average temperature of 77 degrees, with the hottest month of the year – July.

The winters can be colder with the coldest month of the year – January, with the lowest average low temperature of 18.9 degrees.

💡 Did you know?

Both Mike Ditka, player and coach with the Chicago Bears, two-time Super Bowl champion and Phil Jackson, coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers lived in Bannockburn.

Places to visit and things to do
in/near Bannockburn, IL

In Bannockburn, you will rarely, if ever, find yourself in a shortage of things to do. Residents of all ages will have a blast around town – so prepare yourself.

There are so many bars, restaurants, small shops, museums, golf courses, festivals, food trucks, etc…

You will never have to leave the area to find exactly what you need at any given moment. However, if you do find yourself in a similar pickle, the drive to Downtown Chicago is only around half an hour.

  • Visit the Trailside Museum of Natural History

  • Visit the Great Lakes Naval Museum

  • Visit and spend the day with your dog in the Prairie Wolf Dog Park

  • Visit the Chicago Botanic Garden

  • Visit the Chicago Zoo

  • Check out the Oak Hollow Conservation Area

  • Visit the Heritage Museum

  • Check out the Par-King Skill Golf

Looking for movers in Bannockburn?

If you are looking for movers in Bannockburn, look no further. We have served the residents of Bannockburn since the moment we opened for business. We know Chicago suburbs and neighborhoods like the back of our hand.

We provide professional, reliable and affordable service. We are a moving company with years of experience and with highly trained movers that will make your move easy and stressless. We provide a range of services to choose from — and we will handle everything from start to finish.

Our Services:

  • Local Moving
  • Residential Moving
  • Office Moving
  • Packers and Movers
  • Furniture Movers
  • Storage Movers
  • Labor Movers (just loading/unloading)

Level of Moving Service at Legit Movers Chicago

Standard Service

  • No packing 
  • Furniture assembly/disassembly
  • Wrapping & padding
  • Truck & crew of professional movers

Partial Packing Service

  • Professional packing of closet & kitchen (no extra cost) 

*Optional additional cost: packing supplies (per item used) 

  • Furniture assembly/disassembly
  • Wrapping & padding
  • Truck & crew of professional movers and packers

Full Packing Service

  • Professional packing of entire home (no extra cost) 

*Optional additional cost: packing supplies (per item used) 

  • Furniture assembly/disassembly
  • Wrapping & padding
  • Truck & crew of professional movers and packers
  • Unloading and reassembling the items and positioning them (not unpacking the boxes)

Moving to Bannockburn? Give us a call today to get a free quote and talk with our sales representatives who will find the best option for your particular moving situation.

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