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Plainfield Real Estate

Plainfield is a village in WillCounty. The estimated population is 40,466 as of 2012. With the growth in the Chicago suburbs in the 1990s and 2000s, the village has seen a building boom and a rapid population increase. Based on estimates created by the village Plainfield’s population could grow to 62,000 by 2030. Plainfield is also the fastest growing village in WillCounty.

Plainfield is a prosperous and bustling Village, located 35 miles southwest of Chicago.. Easily accessible, the Village is close to several interstates I-55 & I-355 and state highways making it an excellent place to live, or simply spend the day shopping and dining in our historic downtown.

Downtown Plainfield is the heart of the community. It is a vibrant, pedestrian-focused destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment.  Expanded sidewalks and beautiful streetscape enhancements have helped to establish a comfortable environment for pedestrians to shop and enjoy the backdrop of many of the beautifully restored historic buildings. Many of the wonderful restaurants offer outdoor dining on warm days. Annual events are a favorite, they include summer concerts and movies in the award winning Settlers’ Park.  You can also attend weekly Antique car shows & wine tasting during the summer, as well as seasonal events. The Plainfield Public Library is also located downtown and offers countless events on a daily basis for all ages.