About Mount Prospect, Illinois.
Located in Elk Grove and Wheeling townships, Mount Prospect is a large town and home to over 56,000 residents. Prior to 1850, Mount Prospect was a sparse settlement, but the arrival of a railway system in what is now the Metra Union Pacific Northwest Line, Mount Prospect literally prospered so by 1900 the town's population was 300 residents. During the 1960s, the town's community boomed with the construction of the Randhurst Mall and the Kensington Business Center which houses businesses such as ITT Technical Institute, Sayers Computing, and Braun Manufacutring Cummins-Allison Corporation. Today, Mount Prospect homes for sale place buyers in a thriving and busy community close to the heart of downtown Chicago.
Mount Prospect four bedroom homes for sale and Mount Prospect three bedroom homes for sale are perfect for growing families. You'll want to look at Mount Prospect's top subdivisions to find the right family-friendly neighborhood. Mount Prospect luxury homes for sale put you in the company of some famous faces including Jennifer Morrison, who can be seen on the hit medical drama, House and Brian Gregory, head men’s basketball coach at Georgia Tech. Commuters looking at Mount Prospect condos for sale are in luck as many of the condos put you close to the Mount Prospect train station which acts as a gateway between downtown Chicago and the northwest suburbs.