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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

1804 N 23rd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1804 N 23rd Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09725418)
4 beds 2 baths $249,750
2120 Ruby Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2120 Ruby Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09723820)
3 beds 2 baths 1,800 sqft $249,900
1962 N 17th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1962 N 17th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09721459)
7 beds 3 baths 1,600 sqft $260,000
1707 N 15th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1707 N 15th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09721309)
3 beds 2 baths 1,120 sqft $110,000
1506 N 34th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1506 N 34th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09718305)
2 beds 1 bath 858 sqft $94,900
1640 Clinton Court MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1640 Clinton Court, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09716909)
4 beds 2 baths $279,900
10137 Mclean Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10137 Mclean Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09715932)
4 beds 2 baths 1,068 sqft $279,900
1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 611 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 611, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09715794)
2 beds 2 baths 1,360 sqft $189,900
2317 Atlantic Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2317 Atlantic Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09715057)
4 beds 2 baths 1,400 sqft $218,900
1007 N 14th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1007 N 14th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09712835)
2 beds 2 baths 1,176 sqft $155,000
10957 Wellington Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10957 Wellington Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09711006)
2 beds 1 bath 1,344 sqft $185,500
11556 W Grand Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 11556 W Grand Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09709329)
4 beds 2 baths 1,600 sqft $169,800
10805 Wrightwood Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10805 Wrightwood Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09706205)
3 beds 2 baths 1,468 sqft $199,000
1524 N 20th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1524 N 20th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09699548)
2 beds 1 bath 965 sqft $179,900
2835 Pearl Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2835 Pearl Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09699426)
4 beds 2 baths 1,781 sqft $189,900
132 N 16th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 132 N 16th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09698889)
4 beds 2 baths 2,000 sqft $259,900
1648 N 22nd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1648 N 22nd Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09695510)
2 beds 2 baths 2,000 sqft $214,900
1725 N 21st Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1725 N 21st Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09690823)
2 beds 2 baths 1,130 sqft $199,900
1620 Broadway Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
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2 beds 2 baths 950 sqft $129,900
3123 Charles Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 3123 Charles Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09678902)
3 beds 2 baths 1,200 sqft $137,500

Sold Listings in Melrose Park

2768 Landen Drive MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2768 Landen Drive, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09682153)
3 beds 2 baths 1,611 sqft $195,000
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 $150,000
1520 N 36th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1520 N 36th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09655657)
3 beds 2 baths 1,061 sqft $190,000
1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 806 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 806, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09659613)
2 beds 2 baths 1,292 sqft $185,000
10513 W Fullerton Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10513 W Fullerton Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09632663)
4 beds 2 baths 1,262 sqft $217,000
1619 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1619 N 24th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09647296)
3 beds 1 bath 1,027 sqft $135,000
913 Division Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 913 Division Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09647334)
3 beds 3 baths $292,000
1325 N 32nd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1325 N 32nd Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09644431)
4 beds 2 baths $105,000
1745 N 18th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1745 N 18th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09643441)
5 beds 3 baths 2,044 sqft $275,000
10804 Wrightwood Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10804 Wrightwood Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09635324)
3 beds 2 baths 1,588 sqft $120,500
10100 W Palmer Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10100 W Palmer Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09633308)
3 beds 2 baths 1,276 sqft $260,000
10600 Schubert Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10600 Schubert Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09632492)
6 beds 4 baths 2,923 sqft $275,000
1606 N 14th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1606 N 14th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09629183)
2 beds 1 bath $153,000
221 Division Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 221 Division Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09625645)
3 beds 2 baths 1,827 sqft $190,000
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 $235,000
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
2108 Emerson Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2108 Emerson Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09620240)
3 beds 2 baths 1,480 sqft $230,000
3059 Charles Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 3059 Charles Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09620626)
4 beds 1 bath 1,740 sqft $184,900
901 N Roy Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 901 N Roy Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09616387)
4 beds 2 baths 1,460 sqft $212,800
804 N Roy Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 804 N Roy Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09615840)
3 beds 2 baths 1,278 sqft $190,000

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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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