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People

Total Population 4,356
Male Share of the Population 39.2%
Female Share of the Population 60.8%
Senior Citizens 15.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,974
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 36.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $68,250
% Above Poverty Level 93.3%
% Below Poverty Level 6.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 3.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation 3.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 47.3%
Median Gross Rent $443
Median House Value $110,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.4%
US/American 0%
English 9%
Irish 29.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Hometown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 2 miles NE of Oak Lawn, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 9 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois
County Cook
Standard Zip Codes 60456
Phone Area Codes 708
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.734
Longitude -87.731

Hometown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CHICAGO MIDWAY AP 3 SW
Distance 2.7 miles
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
Station CHICAGO UNIVERSITY
Distance 7.6 miles
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 PARK FOREST
Distance 16.4 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 29 F
Apr Temp 39 to 58 F
Jul Temp 65 to 84 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 38.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bridgeview 16,359 $59,604
Burbank 29,157 $61,117
Chicago Ridge 14,407 $47,790
Evergreen Park 19,934 $85,960

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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4331 SOUTHWEST HIGHWAY
Hometown, Illinois
(708) 636-0997

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