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Bangs Lake, Illinois

Located in Illinois, Bangs Lake real estate is the fifth largest market in the state for lake homes and lake lots.

The typical average list prices of Bangs Lake homes for sale is $289,000. On average, there are 30 lake homes for sale on Bangs Lake, and 30 lake lots and parcels.

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About Bangs Lake
A Short Drive From Chicago

Bangs Lake is a natural glacial lake located in northeastern Illinois’ Lake County. It is considered a popular vacation destination for families in the Chicago area. It covers 306.1 acres with 6.3 miles of picturesque shoreline.

Recreational Activities

Boats are allowed on this lake, but a speed limit of 30 miles per hour is enforced.

Bangs Lake only reaches a depth of 32 feet at its deepest point, making it an excellent spot for freshwater fishing. When fishing, anglers can expect to catch a variety of fish including bluegill, channel catfish, largemouth bass, northern pike, white crappie, yellow bullhead, yellow perch, and carp.

There are three parks located nearby if you are looking to enjoy nature. Cook Memorial Park, Lakewood Dog Park, and Lakewood Forest Preserve offer a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy. Even your furry friends will enjoy living on Bangs Lake.

Visit Waukegan, Illinois

A lesser-known city in Illinois compared to its larger counterpart Chicago, Waukegan is a few miles drive from Bangs Lake. Nearby is Six Flag of Great America, an amusement park with roller coasters, games, and fun events.

If you are looking to see a bigger city, visit Chicago. It has hundreds of attractions, shops, restaurants, and fun experiences to enjoy. Take a guided boat cruise on the Spirit of Chicago or sail the day away in a giant sailboat. You will feel like one of the early sailors going on a new adventure.

The Best Place to Experience Lake Life

Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or find a vacation rental, Bangs Lake is an excellent choice.