Downers Grove

The Town Of Downers Grove, Illinois is your source for information on Downers Grove. If your moving to Downers Grove or just visiting, you will find all kinds of information on real estate, schools, areas, parks, churches, crime, things to do, places to visit, local businesses, dining, and much more!Since its founding in 1832, Downers Grove has been a strategic location for business and community prosperity. For founder, Pierce Downer, the huge grove of trees in the middle of the vast Illinois prairie provided the raw material needed to begin a new village. Later in the century, the railroad put Downers Grove on the main line and opened new opportunities. When Chicago began construction of its expressway system, Downers Grove was provided with an excellent transportation network. Now with the completion of the North-South Tollway, and the approval to extend this important highway south to its terminus at I-80, Downers Grove literally finds itself at the center of the transportation network in DuPage and other collar counties.

Downers Grove is indeed a strategic location… and yet so much more! Economic growth balanced with comfortable residential living. Award winning schools and parks. Elected municipal officials with a vision of the future coupled with fiscal responsibility. In short, Downers Grove is a suburban community offering a superb business location and a quality of living its citizens are proud of.


School Address Phone Grade
Avery Coonley School 1400 Maple Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 969-0800 Elementary Schools
Belle Aire Elementary School 3935 Belleaire Ln, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 719-5820 Elementary Schools
Fairmount Elementary School 6036 Blodgett Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60516 (630) 719-5830 Elementary Schools
Highland Elementary School 3935 Highland Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 719-5835 Elementary Schools
Hillcrest Elementary School 1435 Jefferson Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60516 (630) 719-5840 Elementary Schools
Indian Trail Elementary School 6235 Stonewall Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60516 (630) 719-5845 Elementary Schools
Kingsley Elementary School 6509 Powell St, Downers Grove, IL 60516 (630) 719-5850 Elementary Schools
Lester Elementary School 236 Indianapolis St, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 719-5855 Elementary Schools
Pierce-Downer Elementary Schl 1436 Grant St, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 719-5860 Elementary Schools
Puffer Hefty Elementary School 2220 Haddow Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 968-0294 Elementary Schools
Whittier Elementary School 536 Hill St, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 719-5865 Elementary Schools
Downers Grove South High Schl 1436 Norfolk St, Downers Grove, IL 60516 (630) 271-6599 High Schools
Avery Coonley School 1400 Maple Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 969-0800 Middle Schools
Herrick Junior High School 4435 Middaugh Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (630) 719-5810 Middle Schools
Lakeview Junior High School 701 Plainfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60516 (630) 985-2700 Middle Schools
O’Neill Middle School 635 59th St, Downers Grove, IL 60516 (630) 719-5815 Middle Schools

Important Information For Downers Grove:

Vehicle Stickers

Vehicle stickers are not required in the Village of Downers Grove, but the Downers Grove Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry, as well as the Village sell the stickers for residents who commute to Chicago and other areas where stickers are necessary. Please call with any questions at (630) 968-4050.