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Melrose Park Real Estate Analysis

Melrose Park is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. It is a suburb of Chicago. Melrose Park has long been home to a large Italian-American population, though now it is majority Mexican-American. The suburb was the home of Kiddieland Amusement Park from 1929 until 2010, and the current home of Maywood Park Racetrack, Shrine of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, and Stern Pinball, Inc., which is now the world’s last manufacturer of coin-operated pinball machines.[1]

There is a Metra railroad station in Melrose Park with daily service to Chicago. Melrose Park is home to two hospitals, Westlake Hospital and Gottlieb Memorial Hospital.

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 4.24 square miles (11.0 km2), all land.

Demographics

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 23,171 people, 7,631 households, and 5,448 families residing in the village. The population density was 5,465.7 people per square mile (2,110.0/km²). There were 7,905 housing units at an average density of 1,864.7 per square mile (719.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 71.53% White, 2.92% African American, 0.49% Native American, 1.99% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 20.08% from other races, and 2.97% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 53.88% of the population.

There were 7,631 households out of which 37.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.8% were married couples living together, 12.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.6% were non-families. 24.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.03 and the average family size was 3.61.

In the village the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 11.6% from 18 to 24, 32.6% from 25 to 44, 17.5% from 45 to 64, and 10.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 100.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $40,689, and the median income for a family was $46,963. Males had a median income of $31,353 versus $24,961 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,206. About 8.7% of families and 10.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.0% of those under age 18 and 10.6% of those age 65 or over.

Melrose Park Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Melrose Park

2240 Ruby Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2240 Ruby Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09667745)
3 beds 2 baths $259,900
2109 Emerson Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2109 Emerson Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09667659)
3 beds 2 baths $200,000
1824 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1824 N 24th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09665731)
4 beds 3 baths 1,360 sqft $169,000
10814 W Grand Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10814 W Grand Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09664492)
2 beds 1 bath 562 sqft $95,800
2239 Emerson Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2239 Emerson Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09662607)
4 beds 2 baths 2,062 sqft $219,900
905 Joyce Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 905 Joyce Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09660366)
4 beds 2 baths 1,798 sqft $223,900
10421 W Lyndale Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10421 W Lyndale Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09659184)
2 beds 1 bath 1,319 sqft $139,000
1403 Silver Creek Lane MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1403 Silver Creek Lane, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09658275)
3 beds 2 baths 1,218 sqft $174,400
120 Division Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 120 Division Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09654364)
3 beds 3 baths 1,895 sqft $189,900
1712 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1712 N 24th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09644152)
3 beds 2 baths 1,248 sqft $129,900
10111 W Fullerton Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10111 W Fullerton Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09643233)
4 beds 3 baths 2,426 sqft $325,000
10109 W Fullerton Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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4 beds 3 baths 6,000 sqft $325,000
1316 N 17th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1316 N 17th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09640357)
3 beds 2 baths 1,380 sqft $229,900
1304 N 35th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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5 beds 2 baths $219,900
10304 W Palmer Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10304 W Palmer Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09633869)
4 beds 3 baths 2,054 sqft $224,900
1202 Winston Drive MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1202 Winston Drive, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09625314)
3 beds 2 baths 2,000 sqft $252,999
1819 N 15th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1819 N 15th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09616627)
3 beds 2 baths 1,218 sqft $149,900
1114 N 17th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 3 baths 2,000 sqft $179,500
3104 Charles Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 2 baths 1,200 sqft $189,900
1216 Elsie Drive MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1216 Elsie Drive, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09592172)
3 beds 4 baths 2,200 sqft $260,000

Sold Listings in Melrose Park

3107 Rhodes Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 3107 Rhodes Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09622172)
3 beds 1 bath 1,025 sqft $159,900
681 Sherman Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 681 Sherman Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09612818)
3 beds 2 baths 1,827 sqft $245,000
10516 Diversey Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10516 Diversey Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09610281)
4 beds 2 baths 1,680 sqft $117,000
908 N Roberta Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 908 N Roberta Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09600398)
4 beds 3 baths 1,363 sqft $105,000
3042 N Derrough Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 3042 N Derrough Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09595671)
4 beds 2 baths 2,250 sqft $258,000
1609 N 12th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1609 N 12th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09592270)
3 beds 3 baths 1,918 sqft $225,000
10611 Wrightwood Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10611 Wrightwood Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09589728)
3 beds 1 bath 1,125 sqft $210,000
11250 Barry Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 11250 Barry Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09584394)
4 beds 2 baths 1,200 sqft $220,000
1205 Division Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1205 Division Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09583179)
3 beds 3 baths 1,827 sqft $205,000
907 N 21st Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 907 N 21st Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09581929)
2 beds 1 bath 1,292 sqft $170,000
1401 Silver Creek Lane MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1401 Silver Creek Lane, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09579563)
3 beds 2 baths 1,218 sqft $172,500
1734 N 23rd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 1 bath 902 sqft $110,250
1650 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 410 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1650 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 410, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09574568)
2 beds 2 baths 1,568 sqft $172,000
1401 W Le Moyne Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1401 W Le Moyne Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09568548)
3 beds 2 baths 1,218 sqft $170,000
10426 W Fullerton Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10426 W Fullerton Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09568218)
3 beds 3 baths 1,374 sqft $230,000
9608 Mclean Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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4 beds 2 baths 1,642 sqft $205,114
1701 N 5th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1701 N 5th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09565009)
3 beds 3 baths 1,918 sqft $215,000
10612 Montana Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10612 Montana Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09563783)
3 beds 2 baths 1,080 sqft $195,000
906 Norwood Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 906 Norwood Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09562604)
3 beds 2 baths 1,827 sqft $233,000
681 Winston Drive MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 681 Winston Drive, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09561662)
3 beds 2 baths 1,835 sqft $228,000

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Melrose Park School Data

Melrose Park School Districts

Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview 89 School District
PK-8

Melrose Park Schools

Grant Elementary School
1-6, public
Mannheim Middle School
6-8, public
Scott Elementary School
PK-5, public
Jane Addams Elementary School
PK-8, public
Melrose Park Elementary School
PK-8, public
Stevenson Elementary School
PK-8, public
Sacred Heart School
PK-8, private
http://www.shsmelrosepark.com
Walther Christian Academy
9-12, private
http://www.walther.com
St Paul Lutheran School
PK-8, private
http://www.stpaulmp.org
Grace Montessori School
PK-2, private
H Mcnelty School Of First Baptist
PK-8, private
Word Of God Christian Academy
K-10, private
St. Paul Lutheran School
PK-8, private
Word Of God Christian Academy
K-8, private
Joseph Academy – Melrose Park
n/a, private
Walther Lutheran High School
PK-12, private

Posted on June 15, 2012 at 6:31 pm by Jorge Vigil

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