Pleasant Oaks Naperville IL Homes For Sale & Neighborhood Guide

Pleasant Oaks Naperville IL Real Estate Information

Pleasant Oaks Overview

The single-family home neighborhood Pleasant Oaks in Naperville, IL, offers DuPage River access to its south and college campus access to its west. This exclusive Naperville, Illinois neighborhood offers a location close to downtown and roomy homes that rarely change hands.

Pleasant Oaks offers many amenities, including two parks near the northern edge of the neighborhood and parks on the borders of two of its other borders. Situated just minutes from Route 34 and the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway, you can easily commute from Pleasant Oaks to the city of Chicago.

Located at the intersection of East Chicago Ave. and South Washington St. and stretching south to the DuPage River, the expansive subdivision includes two parks also open to the public.

Constructed during the late 1990s to early 2010s, the subdivision borders the campus of North Central College. Its northern border, East Chicago Ave., offers nightlife, family dining, and shopping, such as Fat Rosie’s Taco and Tequila Bar and Empire Burgers and Brew on the river.

This Chicago suburb lies just 28 miles west of the city, providing an easy commute, but letting you live far enough away to raise your family or enjoy the single life in the suburbs.

Pleasant Oaks Homes For Sale | Pleasant Oaks Naperville IL Real Estate Information

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Pleasant Oaks Amenities & HOA Info

Located near Naperville’s downtown and adjacent to the college campus, many professors and college staff reside in this neighborhood of roomy two-story, single-family homes.

Its location provides quick access to the tollway and major highways, a lovely walk to the college. Its nearness to the college campus ensures a variety of cuisines plus ready access to college sports.

Besides its well-known arboretum and children’s museum, the city offers many outdoor things to do, too. You can dine on the water and enjoy shopping in the Water Street District.

DuPage River West Branch

The river borders the southern edge of the neighborhood. Enjoy water sports and boating on this gorgeous stretch of inland water.

Centennial Park Ponds

To its west sits one of the largest parks in the city, which includes river access, a large fishing and duck pond, Quarry Lake Gazebo, the Millenium Carillon, and riverfront dining at the Riverwalk Café.

Pleasant Oaks Lifestyle

Head down 75th street in either direction and you will find many bustling restaurants, local grocery stores including Trader Joe’s, Aldis, & Whole Foods Market.

Schools Near Pleasant Oaks Neighborhood

Pleasant Oaks offers excellent schools, rated 7 to 9 out of 10 on the Great Schools scale, making it an ideal location for young families. Here’s a rundown of the schools you can find in the neighborhood’s vicinity.

Prairie Elementary School

Prairie Elementary School serves children in grades kindergarten through fifth. Located at 500 S Charles Avenue, Naperville, IL, it falls under District 203.

Washington Junior High School

Washington Junior High School serves children in grades six through eight. Located at 201 North Washington Street, Naperville, IL, it falls under District 203.

Naperville North High School

Naperville North High School serves teens in grades ninth through twelfth. Located at 899 North Mill Street, Naperville, IL, it falls under District 203.

School attendance zone boundaries are subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.

Parks Near Pleasant Oaks Subdivision

The location of the Pleasant Oaks subdivision includes East Greens and Kings Park, but you can also find many Naperville City parks on the neighborhood’s edges plus the local college’s sports complex.

Benedetti – Wehrli Stadium and Shanower Family Field at Alumni Field

To its west lies North Central College and its sports fields and football and soccer stadium. While its fields don’t remain open to the public for everyday use, it does allow groups to use the athletic complex for community sports events.

Prairie Park Soccer Practice Fields

Much of the city uses the soccer fields at Prairie Park for practices and tournaments. If your children join a neighborhood league, you’ll live close enough that they can walk to practice.

Veterans Park

Veterans Park offers hiking and running trails. The park includes a memorial to the city’s veterans.

Subdivisions Near Pleasant Oaks

Naperville offers a small-town vibe near Chicago. You’ll only find a few homes available in Pleasant Oaks, since this small neighborhood focuses on keeping its residents by providing the solitude and community events they desire.

For this reason, you could help your house-hunting process by including subdivisions. This keeps you close to Nike Park and Morton Arboretum but offers you more housing choices. The nearest subdivision in town is:

  • Hobson Village – To its east, this neighborhood shares district 203 schools with Pleasant Oaks. It features similar-sized homes and easy access to the river.
  • Pembroke Commons – Also to its east, this neighborhood of two-story single-family homes shares district 203 schools with Pleasant Oaks.
  • Maplebrook – To the south and across the river, lies Maplebrook, a neighborhood of roomy, two-story homes in school district 203.

Naperville IL Local Spotlight

Instead of driving into Chicago, enjoy the plentiful entertainment in Naperville. Its nightlife, restaurants, shopping, and family activities offer plenty to do.

The neighborhood of Pleasant Oaks offers many nearby eateries to try to its west in the downtown area.  One of those gems close to the Edgewood neighborhood is Fat Rosie’s Taco & Tequila Bar

It is a top destination to grab some tacos and a Margarita to quench your thirst.  They regularly have music entertainment and a fun filled environment for the entire family.  Make sure you get their early as it gets crazy busy, but definitely worth the wait and trip.

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