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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

1001 Walton Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1001 Walton Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09814312)
3 beds 2 baths 1,817 sqft $150,000
1011 N 11th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1011 N 11th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09814309)
6 beds 3 baths 2,662 sqft $275,000
10417 W Palmer Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10417 W Palmer Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09813770)
3 beds 1 bath 1,230 sqft $189,000
1534 N 33rd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1534 N 33rd Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09813269)
4 beds 2 baths 1,640 sqft $132,500
2049 N 19th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 2049 N 19th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09814518)
2 beds 1 bath 696 sqft $82,650
2014 N Scott Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2014 N Scott Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09812018)
2 beds 1 bath 1,387 sqft $185,000
2018 Scott Street Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2018 Scott Street, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09811687)
2 beds 1 bath 1,300 sqft $129,000
1747 N 20th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1747 N 20th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09807760)
5 beds 3 baths $349,900
3109 Division Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 3109 Division Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09806691)
3 beds 2 baths 1,328 sqft $180,000
2942 N Pearl Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2942 N Pearl Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09806617)
3 beds 2 baths 1,387 sqft $239,900
3108 La Porte Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 3108 La Porte Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09806053)
5 beds 3 baths 1,597 sqft $289,900
1962 N 17th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1962 N 17th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09800919)
6 beds 3 baths 1,600 sqft $249,900
1018 N 11th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1018 N 11th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09799683)
4 beds 2 baths $179,900
10421 W Fullerton Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10421 W Fullerton Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09799585)
4 beds 2 baths 1,261 sqft $209,000
10808 Wrightwood Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10808 Wrightwood Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09798412)
3 beds 3 baths 1,102 sqft $178,000
10457 W Palmer Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10457 W Palmer Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09796781)
3 beds 2 baths $209,000
10932 W Grand Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10932 W Grand Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09795471)
3 beds 2 baths 1,350 sqft $126,800
1414 Broadway Street MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1414 Broadway Street, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09792192)
3 beds 3 baths 1,512 sqft $230,000
9631 Castello Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 9631 Castello Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09795859)
4 beds 2 baths $242,999
10616 Nevada Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10616 Nevada Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09795456)
3 beds 2 baths 1,836 sqft $245,000

Sold Listings in Melrose Park

1514 N 18th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1514 N 18th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09802538)
2 beds 2 baths $125,000
1015 N 24th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1015 N 24th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09790280)
3 beds 2 baths 1,200 sqft $140,000
1645 N 20th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1645 N 20th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09770974)
3 beds 2 baths 1,825 sqft $235,000
2103 N Hawthorne Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2103 N Hawthorne Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09765747)
4 beds 2 baths 1,750 sqft $171,000
1747 N 21st Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1747 N 21st Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09764190)
2 beds 2 baths 1,437 sqft $200,000
2740 Landen Drive Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 2740 Landen Drive, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09754316)
3 beds 2 baths 1,202 sqft $140,000
804 Alcoa Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 804 Alcoa Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09750514)
3 beds 2 baths 1,869 sqft $189,000
1640 Clinton Court MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1640 Clinton Court, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09747316)
4 beds 2 baths $272,000
1824 N 21st Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1824 N 21st Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09746503)
3 beds 1 bath 961 sqft $195,000
2058 Emerson Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 2058 Emerson Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09745713)
2 beds 1 bath 768 sqft $155,000
908 N Roy Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 908 N Roy Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09745391)
3 beds 2 baths 1,798 sqft $202,000
237 Winters Drive MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 237 Winters Drive, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09741520)
4 beds 2 baths $190,000
10439 W Lyndale Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 10439 W Lyndale Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09737500)
3 beds 2 baths 2,120 sqft $129,250
1402 N 14th Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1402 N 14th Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09736580)
3 beds 2 baths 921 sqft $184,900
1680 Channing Court MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1680 Channing Court, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09734150)
3 beds 3 baths 1,918 sqft $244,900
10104 Belden Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60164
Photo of 10104 Belden Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60164 (MLS # 09732520)
4 beds 2 baths 1,467 sqft $249,900
1804 N 23rd Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1804 N 23rd Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09725418)
4 beds 2 baths $245,000
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 $120,750
1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 501 MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
Photo of 1700 Riverwoods Drive, Unit Number 501, MELROSE PARK, IL 60160 (MLS # 09720374)
2 beds 2 baths 1,292 sqft $180,000
3144 Rhodes Avenue MELROSE PARK, IL 60164
Photo of 3144 Rhodes Avenue, MELROSE PARK, IL 60164 (MLS # 09719424)
4 beds 2 baths 1,217 sqft $222,000

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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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