Sugar Grove in Kane County
Sugar Grove - peaceful community with under 10,000 residents
Dining, Recreation & Attractions
Open Range Southwest Grill is a family-style restaurant on Bliss Creek Golf Course. Offering dine-in, take-out, a full bar, catering, on-site banquet events, and private parties. You can’t go wrong with any of their burgers.
Fireside Grille creates classic comfort food favorites. At the end of the day, few things entertain the taste buds like their baby back ribs or a delicious steak that’s been grilled to perfection. Beware, their portions are generous.
Calamity Jane’s Bar & Restaurant is family-owned and casual. Enjoy rustic decor, including high top tables handmade from local barn wood. The outdoor patio has also become a favorite spot for customers. Open for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.
Sugar Grove Cafe is the newest eatery in town but it’s quickly become a local favorite. Open for Breakfast and Lunch only.
Paisano’s Pizza & Grill, a long-time favorite, specializes in homemade and made-to-order cuisine. Don’t forget Rosati’s Pizza and Genoa Pizza. Make sure to get take out from King Wok 47. Fast Food eateries include; McDonald’s, Subway, Culver’s, Jimmy John’s, and Dunkin Donuts.
Bliss Creek Golf Club – Open to the public daily, it offers beautiful, tree-lined fairways, well-placed water hazards and a challenging 18 holes of golf that can most often be played in less than four hours. Truly one of the best golf values in the Chicagoland area.
- Restored Prairie, Nature Conservancy & Natural Wetlands
- Open Spaces
- Basketball Courts
- Baseball/Softball Fields
- Sand Volleyball Court
- Cement Bags Court
- Baggo Courts
- Gazebo & Chess/Checker Tables
- Picnic Shelter
- Paved Walking Path and Trails
- Woof Run and more Dog Parks
- Lakes & Fishing
- Disc Golf
- Skate Parks
- Tennis / Pickleball Courts
Living in Sugar Grove
Schools, Transportation, Demographics etc
In Kaneland, children who are in grades K-5 attend Kaneland John Shields Elementary School in Sugar Grove or Kaneland McDole Elementary School in Montgomery. For grades 6–8, they attend Kaneland Harter Middle School in Sugar Grove, while grades 9-12 are served by Kaneland High School in Maple Park.
Nearby private schools include:
- Aurora Christian Schools a PK-12 school located at 2255 Sullivan Road, Aurora.
- Resurrection Lutheran School has PK-8th grade located at 2567 W Sullivan Rd, Aurora.
- St. Paul Lutheran School is a PK-8th grade school located at 85 S. Constitution Drive, Aurora.
- Holy Angels Catholic School is a PK-8th grade school located at 720 Kensington Place, Aurora.
- Aurora Central Catholic High School is located at 1255 N Edgelawn Drive, Aurora.
- The highly acclaimed Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy is located at 1500 Sullivan Road, Aurora
Northern Illinois University is 30 minutes west.
Sugar Grove is accessible by one interstate highway which is a tollway (Interstate 88), one US highway (US Route 30), and two state highways (Illinois Route 47 and Illinois Route 56). Route 56 connects the central part of Sugar Grove to I-88. US 30 utilizes the same pavement as Route 47 from the village’s southern border to the interchange with Route 56. US 30 then turns west. Route 47 runs north-south through the village. Aurora Municipal Airport is situated on the northwest side of town, capable of handling small jets. The BNSF Railway’s mainline from Chicago to Seattle runs through the village. The BNSF Metra hub is in Aurora making for an easy commute to Downtown Chicago.
A village in Kane County, and a far west suburb of Chicago. It is bordered to the east by the City of Aurora and to the west by the Village of Big Rock. Sugar Grove nearly encircles the unincorporated community of Prestbury. The City of Yorkville is to the south. Either in Sugar Grove or Big Rock Township. There is a total area of 10.485 square miles.
The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit organization that provides a forum to support businesses by fostering relationships and creating opportunities through which its members can add value to the community. Click here for their calendar of events.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the 2000 census, there were 3,909 people, 1,272 households, and 1,074 families residing in the village. The population density was 606.1 people per square mile.
The median income for a household in the village was $75,856, and the median income for a family was $83,332.
For more demographics on Sugar Grove click this Wikipedia link.