Bedford Park strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
Comparing Bedford Park to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||4 miles NW of Oak Lawn, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||10 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||60455, 60458, 60459, 60501, 60638|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||60499|
|Phone Area Codes||708|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||CHICAGO MIDWAY AP 3 SW|
|Jan Temp||16 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||38.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||38 inches|
|Station||WHEATON 3 SE|
|Jan Temp||14 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||37.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.17|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||38||6.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||546|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.7%|
|French (except Basque)||0.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Bedford Park, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Argo (60501)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
|(As of 2006)|
7050 South Cicero Avenue
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