The surrounding areas of Lake Barrington, Barrington, Lake Zurich, and Wauconda offer support and convenience to the residents of Lake Barrington Shores.
Bus transportation is offered from the community to the Barrington 220 Community Unit School District, which is consistently ranked among the state’s top 5% school districts academically.
Emergency services are provided by Wauconda Fire District and Lake County Sheriff.
Shopping opportunities are abundant along nearby Rand Road, Route 59, Route 22 and Northwest Highway.
The Village of Lake Barrington mails newsletters to all residents. The primary source of online information is the Village website at www.lakebarrington.org.
Besides a hard copy of the Lake Barrington Bulletin, the Village provides information such as garbage pick-up delays, events such as the Freier Farm Barn Stomp, and seasonal news on their Facebook page and on Instagram. “LIKE” the Village’s Facebook site if you’re a fan of social media and follow the Village of Lake Barrington on Instagram to get current information on the Village and Lake County.