Introduction to Beach Park, Illinois
Beach Park, Illinois, in Lake county, is 4 miles N of Waukegan, Illinois, and 40 miles N of Chicago, Illinois. The village is part of the Chicago metropolitan statistical area. About 10,072 people live in Beach Park.
Beach Park History
The foundation stones for Beach Park were laid in 1908, when a train station opened in the vicinity. In 1928, the name was changed to Beach Station. In 1989 the village was officially incorporated.
Beach Park and nearby Attractions
- Greenshire Golf Course
- Biblical Bible Church
- Bethel Park
- North Chicago Public Library
- Benton Greenwood Cemetery
Things To Do In Beach Park
Greenshire Golf Course provides visitors the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing game. Bethel Park has plenty of greenery and recreational facilities.
Beach Park Transportation
Facilities for air transportation are provided by the Kenosha Regional Airport.
Beach Park Higher Education
Gateway Technical College, College of Lake County and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside provide higher education to the people of Beach Park.