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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

1018 N 10th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1018 N 10th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10586524)
4 beds 4 baths 2,595 sqft $450,000
10514 Drummond Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10514 Drummond Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10585600)
2 beds 2 baths 800 sqft $149,900
1015 N 15th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1015 N 15th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10585544)
3 beds 1 bath 1,083 sqft $159,900
133 N 24th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 133 N 24th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10585228)
3 beds 1 bath 1,156 sqft $109,900
9721 Palmer Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 9721 Palmer Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10583187)
3 beds 1 bath 1,300 sqft $194,900
MLS # 10582906 Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10582906)
4 beds 2 baths 1,572 sqft $179,000
321 Division Street Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 321 Division Street, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10582414)
4 beds 3 baths 2,500 sqft $312,000
140 Silver Lane Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 140 Silver Lane, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10580805)
3 beds 2 baths 2,106 sqft $216,100
1627 N 22nd Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1627 N 22nd Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10542847)
2 beds 2 baths 1,000 sqft $215,000
1725 N 18th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1725 N 18th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10559052)
3 beds 2 baths 1,126 sqft $284,900
1319 N 16th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1319 N 16th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10569308)
6 beds 5 baths $318,000
10124 W Medill Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10124 W Medill Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10565034)
3 beds 2 baths 1,237 sqft $259,900
2108 Ruby Street Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2108 Ruby Street, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10554381)
3 beds 2 baths 1,948 sqft $229,000
2203 Gustave Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2203 Gustave Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10551651)
3 beds 2 baths 1,000 sqft $226,900
2246 Atlantic Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2246 Atlantic Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10543302)
4 beds 2 baths 1,300 sqft $199,900
1319 N 24th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1319 N 24th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10543193)
3 beds 2 baths 1,548 sqft $199,500
2631 N Roberta Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2631 N Roberta Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10542238)
6 beds 4 baths 1,900 sqft $289,900
10125 W Fullerton Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10125 W Fullerton Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10538124)
3 beds 3 baths 2,578 sqft $180,000
844 N Harold Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 844 N Harold Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10529385)
3 beds 2 baths 1,278 sqft $137,900
1421 N 5th Avenue N Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1421 N 5th Avenue N, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10527601)
3 beds 3 baths 1,918 sqft $230,000

Sold Listings in Melrose Park

11524 W Grand Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 11524 W Grand Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10553737)
2 beds 1 bath 840 sqft $191,500
843 Joyce Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 843 Joyce Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10546511)
3 beds 2 baths $245,000
1549 N 22nd Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1549 N 22nd Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10539154)
3 beds 2 baths 1,211 sqft $225,000
MLS # 10537959 Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10537959)
2 beds 1 bath 1,200 sqft $219,000
618 N 11th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 618 N 11th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10531740)
3 beds 2 baths 2,838 sqft $245,500
2330 Gustave Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2330 Gustave Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10489238)
4 beds 2 baths 1,849 sqft $260,000
2123 Dora Street Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2123 Dora Street, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10525241)
4 beds 2 baths 1,525 sqft $295,000
1535 N 21st Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1535 N 21st Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10522706)
2 beds 2 baths 1,519 sqft $224,900
2045 Emerson Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2045 Emerson Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10524742)
3 beds 2 baths 1,403 sqft $223,000
10703 Wrightwood Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10703 Wrightwood Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10504175)
2 beds 1 bath $148,000
805 Joyce Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 805 Joyce Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10501751)
4 beds 2 baths 1,500 sqft $249,000
1526 N 35th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1526 N 35th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10499853)
4 beds 2 baths 2,418 sqft $199,900
2025 Louis Street Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2025 Louis Street, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10498953)
4 beds 2 baths 2,064 sqft $268,500
857 N Wolf Road Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 857 N Wolf Road, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10495250)
3 beds 2 baths 1,704 sqft $183,000
10522 Drummond Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10522 Drummond Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10492111)
3 beds 2 baths 1,285 sqft $277,000
2141 Louis Street Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2141 Louis Street, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10493509)
4 beds 2 baths 1,134 sqft $269,900
2049 N 19th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 2049 N 19th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10484354)
2 beds 1 bath 800 sqft $163,000
670 Winston Drive Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 670 Winston Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10481274)
4 beds 3 baths 1,890 sqft $330,000
2920 N Prater Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2920 N Prater Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10479802)
4 beds 2 baths 1,926 sqft $217,000
910 N 11th Avenue N Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 910 N 11th Avenue N, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10476483)
3 beds 2 baths 1,214 sqft $235,000

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Melrose Park School Data

Melrose Park School Districts

Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview 89
PK-8

Melrose Park Schools

Grant Elementary School
1-4, public
Mannheim Middle School
6-8, public
http://www.d83.org/
Scott Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://d83.org/
Jane Addams Elementary School
PK-8, public
https://janeaddams.maywood89.org/
Melrose Park Elementary School
PK-8, public
https://melrosepark.maywood89.org/
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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