Park Forest SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Park Forest, Illinois Info Snack

Park Forest is a village located south of Chicago in Cook and Will counties, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, the village had a population of 21,975. Park Forest is bordered by Olympia Fields to the north, Chicago Heights to the east, University Park to the south (formerly Park Forest South), and Richton Park and Matteson to the west.
Population
21,699
Unemployment
11.0%
Poverty
15.7%
Median Home
$69,500
Median Income
$51,267
Median Rent
$1,186

Rankings for Park Forest in Illinois

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Map Of Park Forest, IL

Population over time in Park Forest

Year Population % Change
2017 21,699 0.1%
2016 21,672 -0.7%
2015 21,831 -0.4%
2014 21,928 -2.5%
2013 22,490 0.0%
2012 22,480 0.2%
2011 22,424 -0.3%
2010 22,489 0.7%
2009 22,330 -
Crime/100k Park Forest IL USA
Violent Crime 281.9 404.1 368.9
Murder 4.6 6.9 5.0
Robbery 110.9 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 147.9 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1589.9 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 346.6 306.7 376.0
Larceny 1007.6 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 235.7 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Park Forest

White
25.4% (5,508)
African American
64.3% (13,962)
American Indian
0.0% (10)
Asian
0.5% (102)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.3% (278)
Two Or More
3.4% (741)
Hispanic
5.1% (1,098)
Race Park Forest IL USA
White 25.4% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 64.3% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.1% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Park Forest, Illinois

Less than $10,000
9.9% (214,062)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (70,570)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (221,381)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (243,336)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (306,326)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (443,807)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (262,416)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.0% (326,452)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (46,262)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (35,285)
Income Park Forest IL USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 651.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 402.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 893.2% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 861.2% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 1195.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 1715.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 1271.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.0% 1555.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 693.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 761.3% 697.9%

Gender in Park Forest

Female
53.5% (11,603)
Male
46.5% (10,096)
Gender Park Forest IL USA
Female 53.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Park Forest for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (433)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (650)
High School / GED
26.0% (5,641)
Some College
31.0% (6,726)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (2,603)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (3,471)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,735)
Professional Degree
1.0% (216)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (216)
Education Park Forest IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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