Wilmette Illinois Community Information

Schools 8 Preschools 10 Elementary 3 High Schools

Cable Service


Churches & Synagogues


Health Care

Evanston & Glenbrook Hospitals Rush North Shore Medical Center St. Francis Hospital

Fire Protection

2 Stations, 45 Fire Fighters

Police Protection

1 Station, 43 Sworn Police Officers


PACE, Taxi Service, CTA-Purple Line El Train, Metra (North Line)

Public Utilities

NICOR Gas, SBC, Village of Wilmette Water System, AT&T, Commonwealth Edison

Post Office 1241 Central Ave., 847-251-1831

Residential Refuse Collection

Once a week-no cost w/ option for twice a week pick up


1242 Wilmette Ave., 847-256-5025

Historical Museum

Gross Pt. Village Hall, 609 Ridge Rd., 847-853-7666

Park District, 847-256-6100

18 Parks (314.4 acres) Swimming and Sailing Beaches Community Recreation Center (Center Fitness Club) Centennial Recreation Complex, 847-256-9670 (indoor tennis, ice skating and outdoor pools Lakeview Center, 847-256-9656 Wilmette Golf Course, 847-256-9646

Senior Centers

David T. Meskill Senior Center, 847-256-9111 North Shore Senior Center, Northfield, 847-784-6000

Youth Committee

Wilmette Youth Commission