South Elgin Market Snapshot

Village of South Elgin Footprints in Time BRIX Group

Welcome to South Elgin

The Village of South Elgin is a community of 23,000 people located 45 miles west of Chicago and about 20 miles west of O’Hare airport.  South Elgin is located in the Fox River Valley, which features an abundance of natural beauty, parks, and recreation activities.

South Elgin has been recognized by Money magazine as one of America’s Best Places to Live. 

Due to a lack of available inventory, home sales declined in the past year: single family homes by 6% and townhouses and condos by 16%. Prices rose in the past year, however. The sales price of single family homes increased by 4% to an average of $302,000; townhouses and condos increased by 3% to an average of $178,000. Learn more about home prices, sales, and inventory in the South Elgin real estate market.

The relaxed lifestyle, Fox River recreational activities, access to the Fox River Bike Trail, and shopping and dining in the Randall Road corridor.
The 4th of July Parade, Movies in the Park, Riverfest Summer Festival, and the annual Tuna Kahuna fishing contest.
The Fox River Bike Trail, which runs along the Fox River through South Elgin, is popular with everyone from dedicated athletes to strolling families.
South Elgin has over 300 acres of parks, protected areas, and forest preserves.

Located in the Fox Valley

South Elgin Illinois Map

BRIX Picks

South Elgin Illinois Kayaking Fox River BRIX Picks

Kayak or canoe down the beautiful Fox River from South Elgin to St. Charles. South Elgin launch sites used by rental companies are located at Panton Mill Park and the Jon J Duerr Forest Preserve.

South Elgin Illinois Trolley Museum BRIX Picks

The Fox River Trolley Museum is an outdoor exhibit of more than 25 old trains, cars, and trolleys dating back to the early 20th century. The trolley ride through the Jon J Duerr Forest Preserve is a fun trip.

South Elgin Footprints in Time Statue BRIX Picks

The Footprints in Time memorial plaza is located at the corner of State and LaFox streets. Adjoining the plaza is SEBA Park, which incorporates an inclusive playground, nature trail, and fishing and picnic areas.

South Elgin Home Sales and Prices

Each data point is the past 12 months of activity.

Single Family Homes

Townhomes and Condos

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