Located along the Chicago River, Albany Park is a perfect neighborhood for nature lovers. Residents can enjoy boating and fishing, along with playing sports at the many recreational parks the neighborhood has to offer.
People who enjoy sampling food from various cultures will love Albany Park, as one can find Korean, Thai, Indian and Middle Eastern restaurants all throughout the neighborhood. Residents who commute into the suburbs will enjoy having the Edens Expressway close by, although it is not necessary for residents to have a car in Albany Park. Both the Brown Line and several bus lines run through the neighborhood, making Albany Park easily accessible. Albany Park offers a wide range of housing, from single-family homes to courtyard apartment buildings.