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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

1005 Bonnie Brae Place, Unit Number 4E RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1005 Bonnie Brae Place, Unit Number 4E, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10520556)
3 beds 3 baths 2,234 sqft $499,000
931 Lathrop Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 931 Lathrop Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10519243)
4 beds 4 baths 4,000 sqft $929,900
909 Bonnie Brae Place RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 909 Bonnie Brae Place, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10518968)
5 beds 5 baths $825,000
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 $799,000
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
1430 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number E RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1430 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number E, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10517659)
2 beds 2 baths 1,044 sqft $229,000
31 Franklin Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 31 Franklin Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10516872)
3 beds 3 baths 2,007 sqft $579,000
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 $729,000
1514 Monroe Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1514 Monroe Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10515814)
3 beds 3 baths 1,820 sqft $499,000
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 $267,000
118 Ashland Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 118 Ashland Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10515246)
5 beds 4 baths 3,163 sqft $738,500
1435 Clinton Place RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1435 Clinton Place, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10514880)
4 beds 4 baths 2,600 sqft $699,000
909 Ashland Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 909 Ashland Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10514576)
6 beds 9 baths 12,000 sqft $2,195,000
1010 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number 201 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1010 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number 201, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10514526)
2 beds 2 baths $247,000
1500 William Street RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1500 William Street, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10490115)
4 beds 3 baths 2,452 sqft $570,000
MLS # 10512410 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10512410)
1 bed 1 bath 600 sqft $124,000
29 Thatcher Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 29 Thatcher Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10509296)
3 beds 3 baths 2,062 sqft $559,000
26 Franklin Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 26 Franklin Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10507936)
5 beds 4 baths 2,397 sqft $679,000
823 Jackson Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 823 Jackson Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10507684)
6 beds 6 baths 3,542 sqft $1,350,000
822 Forest Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 822 Forest Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10505598)
2 beds 2 baths 2,172 sqft $459,000

Sold Listings in River Forest

1535 Forest Avenue, Unit Number 505 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1535 Forest Avenue, Unit Number 505, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10440589)
2 beds 2 baths 1,300 sqft $166,000
718 Park Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 718 Park Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10433699)
5 beds 4 baths $777,500
747 William Street RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 747 William Street, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10430487)
4 beds 5 baths 4,881 sqft $1,267,500
7210 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 3SE RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 7210 Oak Avenue, Unit Number 3SE, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10428564)
2 beds 1 bath 942 sqft $97,000
555 Clinton Place RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 555 Clinton Place, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10428000)
4 beds 3 baths 2,287 sqft $650,000
525 Forest Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 525 Forest Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10417304)
3 beds 2 baths $489,900
1540 Park Avenue, Unit Number 3D RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1540 Park Avenue, Unit Number 3D, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10419348)
2 beds 2 baths 1,200 sqft $181,500
1015 Thatcher Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1015 Thatcher Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10419205)
3 beds 4 baths $740,000
434 Clinton Place, Unit Number 301 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 434 Clinton Place, Unit Number 301, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10416788)
2 beds 2 baths $219,000
1436 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number D RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1436 N Harlem Avenue, Unit Number D, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10415213)
2 beds 2 baths $209,000
1535 Park Avenue, Unit Number 404 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1535 Park Avenue, Unit Number 404, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10406611)
3 beds 2 baths 1,546 sqft $255,000
414 Clinton Place, Unit Number 506 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 414 Clinton Place, Unit Number 506, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10404696)
2 beds 2 baths 1,135 sqft $234,500
754 William Street RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 754 William Street, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10401493)
3 beds 3 baths 2,064 sqft $670,000
933 Clinton Place RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 933 Clinton Place, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10397863)
5 beds 5 baths 3,426 sqft $860,000
7221 Division Street, Unit Number 6 RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 7221 Division Street, Unit Number 6, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10394163)
1 bed 1 bath $91,000
1420 Park Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1420 Park Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10391280)
4 beds 3 baths 3,012 sqft $800,000
629 Thatcher Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 629 Thatcher Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10390208)
6 beds 4 baths 4,157 sqft $1,190,000
1419 Bonnie Brae Place, Unit Number 5A RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 1419 Bonnie Brae Place, Unit Number 5A, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10383299)
3 beds 2 baths 1,600 sqft $225,000
810 Bonnie Brae Place RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 810 Bonnie Brae Place, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10378264)
4 beds 4 baths 2,752 sqft $851,000
945 Keystone Avenue RIVER FOREST, IL 60305
Photo of 945 Keystone Avenue, RIVER FOREST, IL 60305 (MLS # 10377767)
3 beds 3 baths $500,000

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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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