About Barrington, IL
Barrington is a village in Illinois that is a part of the Lake and Cook Counties. The village was founded in 1865. The total area of Barrington is 4.79 square miles and the population is about 10,700 people, according to the 2020 census. The village is a suburb of Chicago where many families and retirees live. This village is known for its beautiful architecture, various parks and nice local restaurants. Barrington is one of the safest places in the area, with a low crime rate.
If you want to learn more about the history of this village, take some time to visit Barrington History Museum. Also, you may visit Barrington’s Crabtree Nature Center to explore flora and fauna.
If you happen to visit Barrington on memorial weekend, don’t miss out on visiting the Art Festival.