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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

10519 Nevada Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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2 beds 1 bath 500 sqft $99,900
836 N Roberta Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 2 baths 1,485 sqft $169,900
1824 N 21st Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 1 bath 961 sqft $179,900
1745 N 18th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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5 beds 3 baths 2,044 sqft $299,900
3104 Charles Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 2 baths 1,200 sqft $199,900
10423 W Palmer Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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4 beds 2 baths 1,164 sqft $189,900
1423 Silver Creek Lane MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 2 baths 1,218 sqft $174,900
10611 Wrightwood Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 1 bath 1,125 sqft $209,000
9732 Armitage Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 1 bath $137,900
2240 Ruby Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 2 baths $274,900
10957 Wellington Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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2 beds 1 bath 1,344 sqft $195,000
1406 N 23rd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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4 beds 2 baths 1,544 sqft $270,000
1701 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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5 beds 3 baths 2,484 sqft $325,000
1751 Riverwoods Drive Melrose Park, IL 60160
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3 beds 4 baths 3,120 sqft $300,000
10716 Diversey Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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4 beds 3 baths 2,980 sqft $399,900
9736 Castello Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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5 beds 2 baths $149,999
3154 Martin Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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4 beds 2 baths 2,220 sqft $215,000
10722 Diversey Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 1 bath 1,291 sqft $179,900
10304 W Palmer Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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5 beds 3 baths $229,500
3132 Sandra Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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4 beds 2 baths 1,376 sqft $239,500

Sold Listings in Melrose Park

906 Norwood Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 2 baths 1,827 sqft $233,000
105 N 11th Avenue, Unit Number 105 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 3 baths 2,072 sqft $205,000
3041 Laporte Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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2 beds 1 bath $72,500
1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 310 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 2 baths 1,293 sqft $175,000
1804 N 20th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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4 beds 2 baths $229,900
1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 412 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 2 baths 1,293 sqft $170,000
1640 Clinton Court MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 2 baths 1,827 sqft $132,000
1638 N 16th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 1 bath 1,284 sqft $110,000
3116 N Derrough Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 2 baths $150,000
1618 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 1 bath 1,100 sqft $121,000
1609 N 22nd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 2 baths 1,196 sqft $200,000
1801 Haddon MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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4 beds 3 baths $289,900
1624 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 1 bath 1,026 sqft $127,500
1309 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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4 beds 2 baths 4,375 sqft $195,000
918 Broadway Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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3 beds 2 baths 1,631 sqft $130,000
10413 W Palmer Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 2 baths 1,471 sqft $66,590
1744 N 20th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 1 bath 907 sqft $184,900
9659 W Fullerton Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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5 beds 2 baths 2,372 sqft $172,000
1650 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 506 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 2 baths 1,374 sqft $152,500
10315 W Medill Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
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3 beds 2 baths $96,750

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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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