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Park Forest Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $45,000
    2.36%
    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    146
    30-day change

Park Forest Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near Park Forest, IL

City County
High School Graduates 91.41 84.83
College Degree - 2 year 8.84 6.26
College Degree - 4 year 27.17 35.26
Graduate Degree 9.79 9.82
Expenditures per Student 14,308 15,837
Students per Teacher 18.3 19.3

Elementary Schools near Park Forest, IL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
21st Century Preparatory Center PK - 03 272 17.2 60466
Algonquin Primary Center PK - 02 197 12.4 60466
Arcadia Elementary School KG - 04 509 15.9 60461
Coretta Scott King Magnet School KG - 06 338 0 60484
Eastview Elementary School KG - 05 312 9.3 60475
Illinois School KG - 08 427 12.3 60466
Mohawk Intermediate School 03 - 06 358 16.3 60466
Neil Armstrong Elementary School PK - 05 304 0 60471
Parkview Elementary School KG - 05 303 9.8 60475
Richton Square School PK - KG 243 22.1 60471
Talala Elementary School KG - 05 321 0 60466

Middle Schools near Park Forest, IL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Blackhawk Intermediate Center 04 - 06 246 14.4 60466
Columbia Central School 06 - 08 505 8.4 60475
Crete-Monee Middle School 07 - 08 745 0 60484
Forest Trail Middle School 07 - 08 432 12.9 60466
Indiana Elementary School 04 - 06 415 16 60466
Sauk Elementary School 04 - 06 458 16.5 60471

High Schools near Park Forest, IL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Rich Central Campus High School 09 - 12 1,387 18.8 60461
Rich East Campus High School 09 - 12 1,103 16.6 60466
Rich South Campus High School 09 - 12 1,162 16 60471
Southland College Prep 09 - 12 370 0 60471

Demographics near Park Forest, IL

City County
Neighborhood Type Suburban
Population 21,954 5,238,216
Population Density 4,532 5,530
Median Age 35.7 35.7
People per Household 2.6 2.6
Median Household Income 48,319 54,828
Average Income per Capita 22,061 30,468

Park Forest Real Estate

Park Forest is located in Illinois. Park Forest, Illinois has a population of 21,954. Park Forest is lessfamily-centric than the surrounding county with 23.87% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 31.31%.

The median household income in Park Forest, Illinois is $48,319. The median household income for the surrounding county is $54,828 compared to the national median of $53,482. The median age of people living in Park Forest is 35.7 years.

Park Forest Weather

The average high temperature in July is 83.9 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 15.6 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 38.9 inches per year, with 27.8 inches of snow per year. No weather information available.

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Park Forest began life in 1948 as a plan to provide housing for GIs returning from World War II.  It was the first post-war planned community and its innovative design has been recognized and used as a model for towns throughout the world. The Village of Park Forest has received numerous livability citations including two All-America City Awards, two Governors Home Town Awards and, most recently, its downtown redevelopment received the Burnham Award for excellence in planning.

2,000 acres of parks, recreation facilities and open land in Park Forest are the largest per capita in Illinois.  In addition to numerous playgrounds, ball fields, ice rinks and picnic facilities, the Village contains 26 tennis courts and one of the largest outdoor swimming complexes in the state.

Park Forest Public Library is located at 400 Lakewood Blvd.  708-748-3731 offers a wide range of programs to meet the needs of the community and respond to the changing nature of library services.


For more information on this village, please visit http://www.villageofparkforest.com/index.php?src

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McColly Real Estate Crete
1060 E. Exchange St.
Crete, IL
708-367-1200
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McColly Real Estate Beecher
1140 Dixie Highway
Beecher, IL
708-946-7767
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McColly Real Estate Schererville
850 Deer Creek Drive
Schererville, IN
219-322-5508
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McColly Real Estate Crown Point
1964 N. Main St.
Crown Point, IN
219-663-9922
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McColly Bennett Real Estate Bourbonnais
29 Heritage Drive
Bourbonnais, IL
815-929-9381
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