Wilmette was voted by Niche.com as the best place to raise a family based on schools, crime rate, cost of living and amenities in 2016. It is situated just north of Chicago and Evanston and boasts a lakefront community with a beautiful marina and 63 acres of lakefront parks. Wilmette is the site of the Baha’i House of Worship, a landmark recognized as one of the Seven Wonders of Illinois, and is the only location in North America. Transportation is convenient featuring a Metra Station in downtown Wilmette and the last stop of the CTA Purple line (the El) is in eastern Wilmette at Linden Square. Metra trains travel from the Loop to Wilmette in only 30 minutes. 


Population: 27,651

Avg. 2016 Detached Single Family Sales Price: $858,661

Village Hall for more information: 847-251-2700

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