Park Ridge lies just 15 miles north of downtown Chicago. This suburb boast the highest spot in Cook County. Those who call Park Ridge home enjoy the landmark Pickwick Theater which with its art deco style is as engaging outside as in. Residents who work in Chicago have an easy commute via highways, CTA and the Metra commuter train. If work or vacation calls you away, the proximity makes Park Ridge a great community for global nomads. But with it's beautiful parks - who would want to leave?