Finally, the number one spot goes to Winnetka with a per capita income of $98,139. The village of Winnetka is located just 20 miles north of Chicago, making it the perfect place to get the best of urban and suburban life. With trains, buses, and taxis readily available, getting between Chicago and Winnetka is never an issue.
Winnetka is known for its diverse and entertaining parks. With 27 parks, there is always something to do. Some of the parks have hiking trails, golf courses and playground equipment. Other parks are located by Lake Michigan and include all the amenities of being by water such as paddle boat rentals and beaches. Residents love going to these parks all year round for fun family events such as a Fourth of July party and a Christmas tree lighting. No matter the season, adventure is waiting in the Winnetka Parks.