Located on the outskirts of the Chicago metro area and less than 40 miles from the Loop, Plainfield is home to 30,000 residents. Whether you enjoy the outdoors or thrive on social events, the city of Plainfield provides residents with homes for rent conveniently near amenities to satisfy a variety of interests.
The downtown Plainfield area is a great place to search for apartments and homes for rent. This charming part of the city is pedestrian-friendly and offers a variety of shops and restaurants. Settlers' Park is also located here and provides residents with plenty of green space, a lake, playground, amphitheater and picnic areas. In addition to a beautiful park and local businesses, downtown hosts several community events throughout the year. Plainfield Fest is a popular summer celebration with food, crafts, entertainment and games, while the Spooktacular Downtown Plainfield event is a fun-filled night of trick-or-treating, pumpkin painting and hay rides. These attractions and events that take place downtown offer fun for all residents of Plainfield rental houses.
Parks and trails are scattered throughout the city and can be found close to most Plainfield houses for rent. These parks are a great way to get outdoors and stretch your legs. There are plans for future parks, and several other facilities in the city include Normantown Trails Equestrian Center, Ottawa Street Pool, and the River Edge and Streams Recreation Centers. To observe nature and wildlife in the area, the Lake Renwick Heron Rookery is home to several species of birds for viewing.
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