Park Forest Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $85,250
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Park Forest Schools and Demographics

Education near Park Forest, IL

City County
College Degree - 2 year 9 6
College Degree - 4 year 16 21

Elementary Schools near Park Forest, IL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Algonquin Primary Center PK - PK 280 14 60466
Arcadia Elementary School KG - 03 445 14 60461
Blackhawk Intermediate Center 04 - 06 246 17 60466
Coretta Scott King Magnet School KG - 05 287 14 60484
Illinois School KG - 08 350 13 60466
Indiana Elementary School 04 - 06 380 15 60466
Mohawk Intermediate School 03 - 05 260 16 60466
Neil Armstrong Elementary School KG - 05 313 14 60471
Richton Square School PK - PK 200 19 60471
Sauk Elementary School 04 - 06 350 16 60471
Steger Intermediate Center 02 - 04 479 13 60475
Talala Elementary School KG - 05 325 19 60466

Middle Schools near Park Forest, IL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Columbia Central School 05 - 08 620 13 60475
Crete-monee Middle School 06 - 08 1,100 16 60484
Forest Trail Middle School 04 - 08 630 14 60466

High Schools near Park Forest, IL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Rich Central Campus High School 09 - 12 1,000 14 60461
Rich East Campus High School 09 - 12 900 13 60466
Rich South Campus High School 09 - 12 994 15 60471
Southland College Prep 09 - 12 501 13 60471

Ungraded Schools near Park Forest, IL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
21st Century Preparatory Center KG - 03 200 12 60466

Demographics near Park Forest, IL

City County
Population 21,145 5,228,637
Population Density 4,260 5,531
Median Age 38.8 37.2
People per Household 2.5 2.6
Median Household Income 39,626 49,964
Average Income per Capita 23,567 32,527

Park Forest Real Estate

Park Forest is located in Illinois. Park Forest, Illinois has a population of 21,145. Park Forest is morefamily-centric than the surrounding county with 30% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 28%.

The median household income in Park Forest, Illinois is $39,626. The median household income for the surrounding county is $49,964 compared to the national median of $49,877. The median age of people living in Park Forest is 38.8 years.

Park Forest Weather

The average high temperature in July is 83.7 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 14.8 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 38.65 inches per year, with 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 New Lenox
2081 Calistoga
New Lenox, IL
(779) 803-5155
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McColly Real Estate Highland
2000 45th Ave.
Highland, IN
219-934-6300
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McColly Real Estate Crown Point
1964 N. Main St.
Crown Point, IN
219-663-9922
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