Highwood Real Estate Listings and Information


Highwood, Illinois is located in the Moraine Township in Lake County. It is a smaller town with a population a little over 5,000. Just a 45 minute drive to Chicago residents have access to the offerings of the big city while still being able to return to the comfort of this close-knit community.

Parks and Recreation

Highwood has one outdoor park available complete with baseball fields, picnic areas, and play ground equipment. The city also has the Don Skrinar Recreation Center which has basketball courts, exercise equipment and multi-purpose and meeting rooms available for rental. 

The Parks and Recreation department also offers programs to get community members up and moving! Some of these programs include Zumba Fitness, Youth Baseball, Basketball, and Soccer, Martial Arts, and more!

Annual Festivals

United with the Autism Society of Illinois, Highwood hosts The Great Highwood Pumpkin Fest, where all proceeds will go to benefit the Autism Society. This three-day festival features a pumpkin maze, trick-or-treating, a 5k run, carnival rides, kids crafts, live music, and more fun for the whole family to enjoy! 


There are two educational paths that families who live in Highwood can choose. There is St. James School, a catholic school providing faith-based and academically excellent education. They educate students from preschool all the way through the 12th grade. Another option is through the North Shore District 112, the public education route. The schools affiliated with the North Shore district strive to educate students using the highest possible standards.

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Active Market Stats
  • 55 Listings For Sale
  • $405,774 Average Listing Price
  • $158 Average Listing Price per Square Foot

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