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River Forest Real Estate Analysis

River Forest is an affluent suburban village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. Two universities make their home in River Forest, Dominican University and Concordia University Chicago. The village is closely tied to the larger neighboring community of Oak Park, Illinois. There are significant architectural designs located in River Forest such as the Winslow House by Frank Lloyd Wright. The population was 11,635 at the 2000 census.

River Forest has a railroad station with service to Chicago on Metra’s Union Pacific/West Line.

Geography

River Forest is located at 41°53′35″N 87°49′2″W (41.893031, -87.817182)[1].

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 2.48 square miles (6.4 km2), all land.

Demographics

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 11,635 people, 4,092 households, and 2,909 families residing in the village. The population density was 4,638.1 people per square mile (1,789.8/km²). There were 4,232 housing units at an average density of 1,687.0 per square mile (651.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 86.35% White, 7.81% African American, 0.09% Native American, 3.13% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.98% from other races, and 1.59% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.01% of the population.

There were 4,092 households out of which 36.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.0% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.9% were non-families. 25.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 3.19.

In the village the population was out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 11.1% from 18 to 24, 23.3% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 14.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 84.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 78.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $89,284, and the median income for a family was $122,155. Males had a median income of $89,900 versus $49,113 for females. The per capita income for the village was $46,123. About 2.5% of families and 2.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.8% of those under age 18 and 4.8% of those age 65 or over.

River Forest Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in River Forest

1022 Park Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1022 Park Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10585309)
4 beds 4 baths 3,585 sqft $1,100,000
21 Forest Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 21 Forest Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10584864)
3 beds 4 baths 2,612 sqft $519,000
37 Forest Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 37 Forest Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10584848)
3 beds 4 baths 2,525 sqft $474,500
7360 Lake Street, Unit Number 2E River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 7360 Lake Street, Unit Number 2E, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10584743)
2 beds 1 bath $190,000
611 Thatcher Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 611 Thatcher Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10583991)
4 beds 4 baths 2,784 sqft $699,000
1423 Lathrop Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1423 Lathrop Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10581403)
4 beds 5 baths 3,005 sqft $735,000
1401 Clinton Place River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1401 Clinton Place, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10577741)
3 beds 3 baths 2,330 sqft $619,000
411 Lathrop Avenue, Unit Number 3E River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 411 Lathrop Avenue, Unit Number 3E, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10576574)
3 beds 3 baths 2,916 sqft $689,900
1515 Clinton Place River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1515 Clinton Place, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10575838)
4 beds 2 baths 1,713 sqft $439,900
417 Lathrop Avenue, Unit Number 3E River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 417 Lathrop Avenue, Unit Number 3E, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10574841)
3 beds 3 baths 2,916 sqft $709,000
7214 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 1SE River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 7214 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 1SE, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10574694)
1 bed 1 bath 700 sqft $66,900
1518 Ashland Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1518 Ashland Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10574323)
3 beds 3 baths 2,700 sqft $615,000
1535 Forest Avenue, Unit Number 403 River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1535 Forest Avenue, Unit Number 403, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10538433)
3 beds 2 baths $299,000
910 Bonnie Brae Place River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 910 Bonnie Brae Place, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10566995)
4 beds 5 baths 4,600 sqft $1,525,000
806 Monroe Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 806 Monroe Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10565584)
3 beds 4 baths 4,000 sqft $1,200,000
711 Forest Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 711 Forest Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10562687)
3 beds 2 baths 2,412 sqft $650,000
504 Park Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 504 Park Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10549625)
3 beds 4 baths 3,000 sqft $599,000
1338 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1338 Franklin Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10526163)
4 beds 4 baths 3,060 sqft $1,000,000
31 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 31 Franklin Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10556694)
3 beds 3 baths 2,007 sqft $569,000
414 Clinton Place, Unit Number 303 River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 414 Clinton Place, Unit Number 303, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10555952)
1 bed 1 bath $169,000

Sold Listings in River Forest

7911 North Avenue, Unit Number B River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 7911 North Avenue, Unit Number B, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10542164)
2 beds 2 baths 1,082 sqft $175,000
346 Gale Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 346 Gale Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10536714)
3 beds 2 baths 2,398 sqft $500,000
543 Clinton Place River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 543 Clinton Place, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10533719)
3 beds 3 baths 2,500 sqft $630,000
542 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 542 Franklin Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10526908)
5 beds 5 baths 2,950 sqft $970,000
417 Lathrop Avenue, Unit Number 4W River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 417 Lathrop Avenue, Unit Number 4W, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10518130)
3 beds 3 baths 3,165 sqft $800,000
415 Franklin Avenue, Unit Number 2F River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 415 Franklin Avenue, Unit Number 2F, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10501250)
2 beds 2 baths 1,350 sqft $269,000
1339 Lathrop Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1339 Lathrop Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10516071)
4 beds 4 baths 3,234 sqft $705,000
415 Franklin Avenue, Unit Number 3D River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 415 Franklin Avenue, Unit Number 3D, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10493801)
3 beds 2 baths 1,650 sqft $254,500
726 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 726 Franklin Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10505752)
5 beds 5 baths 6,496 sqft $1,380,000
210 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 210 Franklin Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10504721)
3 beds 2 baths 2,109 sqft $520,000
116 Lathrop Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 116 Lathrop Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10499406)
2 beds 2 baths 1,009 sqft $310,000
411 Ashland Avenue, Unit Number 4C River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 411 Ashland Avenue, Unit Number 4C, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10494746)
3 beds 2 baths 1,950 sqft $260,000
512 Auvergne Place River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 512 Auvergne Place, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10491407)
3 beds 3 baths 2,650 sqft $794,000
1010 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number 202 River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1010 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number 202, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10482482)
3 beds 2 baths $289,000
322 Ashland Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 322 Ashland Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10478916)
3 beds 2 baths 1,114 sqft $319,000
7200 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 1SW River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 7200 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 1SW, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10474972)
1 bed 1 bath $63,000
410 Ashland Avenue, Unit Number 4A River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 410 Ashland Avenue, Unit Number 4A, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10474480)
2 beds 2 baths 1,750 sqft $212,000
10 Park Avenue, Unit Number 10 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 10 Park Avenue, Unit Number 10, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10472228)
3 beds 4 baths 2,313 sqft $490,000
1516 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number 3E River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 1516 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number 3E, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10469093)
2 beds 1 bath 950 sqft $115,000
7210 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 1SW River Forest, IL 60305
Photo of 7210 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 1SW, River Forest, IL 60305 (MLS # 10466842)
2 beds 1 bath 1,000 sqft $101,000

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River Forest School Data

River Forest School Districts

River Forest School District 90
PK-8

River Forest Schools

Lincoln Elementary School
PK-4, public
http://district90.org/les
Roosevelt School
5-8, public
Willard Elementary School
PK-4, public
http://www.district90.org/
St Luke Parish School
PK-8, private
http://www.school-stlukeparish.org/
St Vincent Ferrer Elementary School
PK-8, private
Trinity High School
9-12, private
http://www.trinityhs.org/
Grace Lutheran School
PK-8, private
http://www.graceriverforest.org/pages/Grace_School_Home
Keystone Montessori School
PK-8, private

Posted on February 28, 2013 at 3:26 pm by Jorge Vigil

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