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People

Total Population 5,022
Male Share of the Population 44.6%
Female Share of the Population 55.4%
Senior Citizens 31.6%
Employed Population 16+ 2,147
Age of the Population 54

Families

% of people married 56.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 49.7%
Median Earnings25+ $49,899
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $37,604
Median Earnings With High School Degree $23,807

Wealth

Median Family Income $96,394
% Above Poverty Level 96.4%
% Below Poverty Level 3.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 38 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.1%
% Using Public Transportation 18.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.4%
Median Gross Rent $2
Median House Value $234,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 67%
US/American 0.2%
English 3%
Irish 4.1%

Olympia Fields Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles SW of Hammond, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 24 miles S of Chicago, Illinois
County Cook
Standard Zip Codes 60461
Phone Area Codes 708
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.513
Longitude -87.674

Olympia Fields 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 PARK FOREST
Distance 1 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
Station CHICAGO UNIVERSITY
Distance 19.1 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 HOBART 2 WNW
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 58 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Chicago Heights 30,410 $50,981
Flossmoor 9,339 $118,022

Olympia Fields Hospitals

ST JAMES HOSP & HLTH CTR-OLYMPIA FLDS
(Proprietary)
20201 S CRAWFORD AVENUE
(708) 747-4000
Emergency Service: Yes

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Olympia Fields High Schools

RICH CENTRAL CAMPUS HIGH SCHOOL
3600 W 203RD ST
708-679-5600
Serves 1,198 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.7

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