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City of Homewood, IL
Homewood is part of the Chicago Southland, which comprises 86 communities within the borders of Will and Kankakee counties, plus southern Cook County and a portion of northwestern Indiana. The city includes family-friendly attractions, outdoor activities, great restaurants and a thriving business climate.For those people interested in the walkability of a community, Homewood has a Walk Score® of 39.
Median Household Income$69,835
Median Home Price$182,600
A longstanding popular restaurant in Evergreen Park that still chugs right along is Snackville Junction, located on South Kidzie Avenue. The original “serve by train” diner offers lunches, dinners and takeout orders, but its main draw is an old-time lunch counter where patrons can sit and watch model trains that deliver food orders to customers sitting at the counter.
"Delicious" is on the menu in southern Chicago. From fresh catches to brews, these venues are ready to make your next reservation. Tinley Park A modern take on the 1940 seafood houses of the Atlantic shore, Tin Fish provides a casual dining experience and guarantees the freshest seafood in Chicago by flying it in six days a week. Stop by Monday for half-priced bottles of wine. Homewood
Come hungry for adventure and lots more when visiting Chicago Southland. Follow this guide to find the perfect activity for you. Festivals Revel in the heart and jest of Eastern European Heritage at the Pierogi Festival in Whiting, Ind., with singing, polka dancing and eating far too many fried dumplings.