Jump in the Yo-mobile and take a ride through Marycrest. Joe and Val Zekas drove through the residential and commercial parts of this 1990s subdivision in Ashburn in January 2007; Joe later recorded the video’s narration about the community’s history and housing stock.
Marycrest is a sub-neighborhood of Ashburn. It takes its name from a large subdivision of single-family homes built in the mid- to late-1990s.
Homes in Marycrest tend to be substantially larger than the ones in the nearby Ashburn areas. Marycrest's boundaries are 87th St to 85th St, Kedzie Ave (3200 W) to Central Park Ave (3600 W), in ZIP code 60652.