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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

3105 Division Street Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 3105 Division Street, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10882713)
4 beds 1 bath 1,200 sqft $194,900
1524 31st Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1524 31st Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10883377)
6 beds 2 baths 5,602 sqft $249,900
1643 N 23 Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1643 N 23 Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10879358)
3 beds 2 baths $247,500
906 Sherman Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 906 Sherman Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10878687)
4 beds 3 baths 1,863 sqft $324,900
10516 Diversey Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10516 Diversey Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10859491)
4 beds 2 baths 1,680 sqft $265,000
820 Division Street Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 820 Division Street, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10854304)
3 beds 3 baths 2,100 sqft $339,900
1815 N 15th Avenue, Unit Number 1 Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1815 N 15th Avenue, Unit Number 1, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10849102)
3 beds 2 baths $164,900
201 E Grand Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 201 E Grand Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10848514)
3 beds 2 baths 1,858 sqft $218,157
1704 N 12th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1704 N 12th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10841839)
3 beds 2 baths 1,859 sqft $270,000
1521 N 32nd Avenue N Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1521 N 32nd Avenue N, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10839016)
4 beds 2 baths 2,000 sqft $235,000
1631 N 5th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1631 N 5th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10820957)
3 beds 3 baths 1,918 sqft $299,500
1533 N 34th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1533 N 34th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10819223)
4 beds 2 baths 10,797 sqft $289,900
1221 N 34th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1221 N 34th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10818989)
3 beds 2 baths 1,694 sqft $242,500
110 N 20th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 110 N 20th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10818821)
4 beds 3 baths 2,400 sqft $319,000
1002 N 12th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1002 N 12th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10806345)
4 beds 3 baths 1,274 sqft $287,500
10235 W Palmer Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10235 W Palmer Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10804439)
3 beds 3 baths 1,487 sqft $369,000
2070 N 19th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 2070 N 19th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10783440)
3 beds 1 bath $225,900
2818 Rhodes Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2818 Rhodes Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10722128)
3 beds 2 baths 852 sqft $175,000
2629 Landen Drive Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2629 Landen Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10735525)
2 beds 1 bath 816 sqft $259,000
1421 Silver Creek Lane Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1421 Silver Creek Lane, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10710282)
4 beds 2 baths 1,218 sqft $204,900

Sold Listings in Melrose Park

2208 Gustave Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2208 Gustave Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10796938)
3 beds 2 baths 1,292 sqft $270,000
10597 Schubert Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10597 Schubert Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10791927)
4 beds 2 baths 2,200 sqft $265,000
1540 N 14th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1540 N 14th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10786397)
2 beds 1 bath 1,100 sqft $168,000
1211 N 21st Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1211 N 21st Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10796377)
2 beds 2 baths 2,700 sqft $225,000
1609 N 21st Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1609 N 21st Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10776321)
4 beds 2 baths 1,506 sqft $265,000
555 Andy Drive Melrose Park, IL 60160
3 beds 2 baths 1,827 sqft $178,000
10423 Wrightwood Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10423 Wrightwood Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10770149)
3 beds 1 bath 814 sqft $187,500
9737 Mclean Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 9737 Mclean Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10766900)
3 beds 1 bath 1,077 sqft $185,000
1711 N 20th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1711 N 20th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10764986)
2 beds 2 baths 1,041 sqft $189,000
1804 Riverwoods Drive Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1804 Riverwoods Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10760144)
3 beds 4 baths 3,500 sqft $377,500
1116 N 12th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1116 N 12th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10757799)
3 beds 3 baths 1,254 sqft $285,000
1118 N 12th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1118 N 12th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10757795)
2 beds 1 bath 634 sqft $149,000
3100 Martin Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 3100 Martin Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10758556)
2 beds 1 bath 955 sqft $174,900
1520 N 24th Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
3 beds 1 bath 1,110 sqft $172,500
3050 Haber Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 3050 Haber Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10756624)
4 beds 2 baths 1,749 sqft $273,000
10210 Mclean Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10210 Mclean Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10756145)
4 beds 3 baths 2,100 sqft $242,817
11533 W Grand Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 11533 W Grand Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 10753740)
3 beds 2 baths 1,800 sqft $225,999
1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 313 Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 313, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10753133)
1 bed 1 bath 860 sqft $140,000
1413 W Le Moyne Street Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1413 W Le Moyne Street, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10752642)
3 beds 2 baths 1,218 sqft $165,000
1534 N 33rd Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160
Photo of 1534 N 33rd Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160 (MLS # 10750818)
4 beds 3 baths 1,640 sqft $345,000

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

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