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Demographics Analysis

The people of Oak Forest City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 892

5 to 9 years : 589

10 to 14 years : 807

15 to 17 years : 624

18 and 19 years : 601

20 years : 135

21 years : 160

22 to 24 years : 819

25 to 29 years : 956

30 to 34 years : 1,144

35 to 39 years : 659

40 to 44 years : 1,138

45 to 49 years : 633

50 to 54 years : 1,201

55 to 59 years : 1,204

60 and 61 years : 304

62 to 64 years : 480

65 and 66 years : 367

67 to 69 years : 336

70 to 74 years : 299

75 to 79 years : 152

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 142

Female:

Under 5 years : 931

5 to 9 years : 637

10 to 14 years : 842

15 to 17 years : 725

18 and 19 years : 205

20 years : 223

21 years : 165

22 to 24 years : 672

25 to 29 years : 906

30 to 34 years : 1,161

35 to 39 years : 673

40 to 44 years : 929

45 to 49 years : 1,288

50 to 54 years : 913

55 to 59 years : 1,184

60 and 61 years : 435

62 to 64 years : 499

65 and 66 years : 362

67 to 69 years : 466

70 to 74 years : 312

75 to 79 years : 358

80 to 84 years : 352

85 years and over : 222


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 25,592

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 137

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 111

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,652

Not a U.S. citizen : 641


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,743

5 to 17 years : 3,787

18 to 24 years : 2,689

25 to 34 years : 3,434

35 to 44 years : 2,509

45 to 54 years : 3,337

55 to 59 years : 1,778

60 and 61 years : 597

62 to 64 years : 821

65 to 74 years : 1,475

75 years and over : 969

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 80

5 to 17 years : 306

18 to 24 years : 49

25 to 34 years : 302

35 to 44 years : 269

45 to 54 years : 435

55 to 59 years : 325

60 and 61 years : 120

62 to 64 years : 92

65 to 74 years : 205

75 years and over : 270

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 54

35 to 44 years : 21

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 137

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 97

18 to 24 years : 240

25 to 34 years : 377

35 to 44 years : 600

45 to 54 years : 263

55 to 59 years : 285

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 66

65 to 74 years : 325

75 years and over : 18


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 6,857

Now married, except separated : 9,211

Divorced : 1,334

Separated : 406

Widowed : 1,068

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 328

Now married, except separated : 1,287

Divorced : 306

Separated : 94

Widowed : 124

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 77

Now married, except separated : 137

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 254

Now married, except separated : 1,709

Divorced : 163

Separated : 49

Widowed : 31


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 2,836

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,535

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,544

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,105

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,806

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,432

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,422

$65,000 to $74,999 : 698

$75,000 or more : 2,498

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 175

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 194

$10,000 to $14,999 : 148

$15,000 to $24,999 : 216

$25,000 to $34,999 : 155

$35,000 to $49,999 : 471

$50,000 to $64,999 : 418

$65,000 to $74,999 : 131

$75,000 or more : 231

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 0

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 70

$10,000 to $14,999 : 69

$15,000 to $24,999 : 27

$25,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 0

Foreign born:

No income : 457

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 133

$10,000 to $14,999 : 175

$15,000 to $24,999 : 230

$25,000 to $34,999 : 437

$35,000 to $49,999 : 289

$50,000 to $64,999 : 203

$65,000 to $74,999 : 103

$75,000 or more : 179


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 35,141

Born in other state of the United States : 40,340

Native; born outside the United States : 11,341

Foreign born : 31,772


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Under 3 years : 1,164

3 and 4 years : 659

5 years : 370

6 to 8 years : 683

9 to 11 years : 667

12 to 14 years : 1,155

15 to 17 years : 1,349


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 225

$10,000 to $14,999 : 489

$15,000 to $19,999 : 400

$20,000 to $24,999 : 243

$25,000 to $29,999 : 437

$30,000 to $34,999 : 393

$35,000 to $39,999 : 251

$40,000 to $44,999 : 556

$45,000 to $49,999 : 569

$50,000 to $59,999 : 918

$60,000 to $74,999 : 850

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,710

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,486

$125,000 to $149,999 : 807

$150,000 to $199,999 : 736

$200,000 or more : 262


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Oak Forest City, Illinois is 28,133



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Oak Forest City, Illinois: 13,673
Female Population in Oak Forest City, Illinois: 14,460


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Oak Forest City, Illinois: 35.4
Median Female Resident Age in Oak Forest City, Illinois: 40.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Oak Forest City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

39.9

Male

38.6

Female

41.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.6

Male

28.5

Female

33.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.0

Male

33.0

Female

23.0

Asian


Both sexes

36.1

Male

35.0

Female

36.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

19.5

Male

18.5

Female

20.5

Other


Both sexes

27.0

Male

26.5

Female

27.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.1

Male

19.2

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.8

Male

25.3

Female

26.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.3

Male

40.0

Female

42.5


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 987

No health insurance coverage : 40

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,864

No health insurance coverage : 21

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,361

No health insurance coverage : 354

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,569

No health insurance coverage : 531

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,494

No health insurance coverage : 303

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,675

No health insurance coverage : 159

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,913

No health insurance coverage : 75

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 933

No health insurance coverage : 69

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 325

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,124

No health insurance coverage : 42

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,910

No health insurance coverage : 59

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 890

No health insurance coverage : 375

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,748

No health insurance coverage : 319

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,442

No health insurance coverage : 160

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,102

No health insurance coverage : 99

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,000

No health insurance coverage : 118

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,120

No health insurance coverage : 20

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 923

No health insurance coverage : 9


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 817

No employer-based health insurance : 210

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,627

No employer-based health insurance : 258

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,073

No employer-based health insurance : 642

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,422

No employer-based health insurance : 678

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,326

No employer-based health insurance : 471

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,575

No employer-based health insurance : 259

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,720

No employer-based health insurance : 268

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 430

No employer-based health insurance : 572

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 183

No employer-based health insurance : 142

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 733

No employer-based health insurance : 433

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,430

No employer-based health insurance : 539

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 844

No employer-based health insurance : 421

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,334

No employer-based health insurance : 733

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,254

No employer-based health insurance : 348

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,792

No employer-based health insurance : 409

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,793

No employer-based health insurance : 325

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 581

No employer-based health insurance : 559

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 289

No employer-based health insurance : 643


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 23,139

Born in other state in the United States : 2,453

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 137

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 111

Foreign born : 2,293


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 21,659

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 1,708

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 170

German or other West Germanic languages : 175

Slavic languages : 341

Other Indo-European languages : 820

Korean : 0

Chinese : 0

Vietnamese : 0

Tagalog : 364

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 294

Other and unspecified languages : 779


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 2,912

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 225

No Medicare coverage : 9,209

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,142

No Medicare coverage : 185

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 3,135

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 430

No Medicare coverage : 8,823

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,946

No Medicare coverage : 126


(updated 2013)



Races in Oak Forest City, Illinois


  • White: 23,565
  • African American: 1,704
  • American Indian: 502
  • Asian: 731
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 791
  • Two or More Races: 840



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Oak Forest City, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Oak Forest City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (0.27%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 68   (0.77%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 190   (2.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 80   (0.91%)
  • 10th Grade: 176   (2%)
  • 11th Grade: 220   (2.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 231   (2.63%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,904   (33.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 756   (8.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,578   (17.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 508   (5.77%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,380   (15.69%)
  • Master's Degree: 507   (5.76%)
  • Professional School Degree: 113   (1.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 52   (0.59%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 25   (0.27%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.12%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 74   (0.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 228   (2.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 119   (1.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 169   (1.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 124   (1.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 187   (2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,157   (33.84%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 944   (10.12%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,516   (16.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 753   (8.07%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,462   (15.67%)
  • Master's Degree: 423   (4.53%)
  • Professional School Degree: 86   (0.92%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 51   (0.55%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 316

5 to 9 years : 725

10 to 14 years : 1,401

15 to 17 years : 1,292

18 and 19 years : 388

20 to 24 years : 567

25 to 34 years : 322

35 years and over : 309

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 180

5 to 9 years : 373

10 to 14 years : 248

15 to 17 years : 7

18 and 19 years : 92

20 to 24 years : 256

25 to 34 years : 269

35 years and over : 88

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 163

5 to 9 years : 128

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 50

18 and 19 years : 326

20 to 24 years : 1,351

25 to 34 years : 3,576

35 years and over : 14,542


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • Forest Ridge Sd 142


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 15000 S Laramie Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-3334, Students: 1,698 )

  • Arbor Park Sd 145


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 17301 Central Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-8040, Students: 1,503 )

  • Career Development System


    ( Location: 16333 S Kilbourn Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 225-6022, )

  • S W Cook Co Coop Assoc Special Ed


    ( Location: 6020 W 151st St, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-0900, )

  • Southwest Cook Coop Sped Ed


    ( Location: 6020 W 151st St, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-0900, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • Arbor Park Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 15900 Oak Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-5330, Students: 636 )

  • Jack Hille Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 5800 W 151st St, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-2860, Students: 600 )

  • Lee R Foster Elem School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 5931 School St, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-4763, Students: 453 )

  • Kerkstra Elem School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 14950 S Laramie Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-5550, Students: 441 )

  • Walter F Fierke Ed Center


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 6535 Victoria Dr, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 614-4520, Students: 335 )

  • Morton Gingerwood Elem School


    ( Grades: 1-2, Location: 16936 Forest Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 560-0092, Students: 317 )

  • Scarlet Oak Elem School


    ( Grades: 3-4, Location: 5731 Albert Dr, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-5822, Students: 311 )

  • Fieldcrest Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 4100 Wagman Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 210-2872, Students: 281 )

  • Ridge Early Childhood Center


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: 5151 149th St, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-2964, Students: 204 )

  • Braun Educational Center


    ( Location: 6020 W 151st St, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-4971, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • Oak Forest High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 15201 S Central Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-0500, Students: 1,467 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • Capri Oak Forest Beauty College


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 190; Location: 5815 S Robroy Dr, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Web: http://www.capribeautycollege.com )

  • John Amico School Of Hair Design


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Location: 5301 S Cicero, Oak Forest, IL 60452, )

Largest Schools (Private) In Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • St Damian Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 5300 155th Street, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 687-4230, Students: 707 )

  • Triple R Child Care Inc.


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 5500 147th Street, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 385-7474, Students: 61 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • Acorn Public Library District


    15624 South Central Avenue, Oak Forest, IL 60452

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Oak Forest City, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Oak Forest City, Illinois.

Area Features of Oak Forest City, Illinois


Building


(1) Acorn Public Library   (2) Oak Forest Fire Department Station 1   (3) Oak Forest Fire Department Station 2   (4) Oak Forest Police Department   (5) Tinley Park Village Hall  

Cemetery


(1) County Cemetery   (2) Old German Methodist Cemetery   (3) Saint Gabriel Catholic Cemetery   (4) Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   (5) Zion Lutheran Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bible Fellowship Church   (2) Faith United Presbyterian Church   (3) Grace Fellowship Church   (4) Hope Christian Reformed Church   (5) Lutheran Church Of The Resurrection   (6) Orland Park Christian Reformed Church   (7) Our Savior S Evangelical Church   (8) Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church   (9) Redeemer Lutheran Church   (10) Saint Billiard Church   (11) Saint Damian Church   (12) Salem Baptist Church   (13) Tinley Park Reformed Church   (14) Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church   (15) Villa Santa Maria Convent  

Civil


(1) City Of Oak Forest   (2) Township Of Bremen  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 346  

Dam


(1) Midlothian Creek Dam  

Hospital


(1) Oak Forest Hospital Of Cook County  

Locale


(1) Brementowne Mall Shopping Center   (2) Camp Sullivan   (3) George W Dunne National Golf Course   (4) Oak Creek Shopping Center   (5) Oak Forest Commons Shopping Center   (6) Orland Consumer Square Shopping Center   (7) Park Center Plaza Shopping Center   (8) Saint Mihiel Reservation   (9) The Commons Shopping Center   (10) Tinley Park Plaza Shopping Center   (11) Tinley Park Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Central Park   (2) Convent Park   (3) Don Burns Park   (4) El Morro Park   (5) Fieldcrest Park   (6) Friendly Oaks Park   (7) Harriet Park   (8) Heritage Park   (9) Jesk Park   (10) Lagoon Park   (11) Saint Boniface Park   (12) Sundale Park   (13) Tower Park   (14) Vergne Way Park   (15) Veterans Park  

Populated Place


(1) Goeselville   (2) Oak Forest  

Reservoir


(1) Midlothian Creek Detention Reservoir  

School


(1) Arbor Park Middle School   (2) Arnold W Kruse Education Center   (3) Fieldcrest Elementary School   (4) Jack Hille School   (5) Kimberley Heights School   (6) L R Foster Elementary School   (7) Morton-gingerwood Elementary School   (8) Oak Forest High School   (9) Saint Damian School   (10) Scarlet Oak Elementary School   (11) School Number 141 Historical   (12) Trinity School   (13) Walter F Fierke Education Center  

Woods


(1) Midlothian Meadows   (2) Yankee Woods  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Oak Forest City, Illinois

60452 (pop. 27,899)


Cities Nearby Oak Forest City, Illinois

Bremen Township, IL  (pop. 110,840) 1.1 Miles
Midlothian Village, IL  (pop. 13,620) 2.0 Miles
Crestwood Village, IL  (pop. 11,005) 2.6 Miles
Markham City, IL  (pop. 12,201) 3.1 Miles
Robbins Village, IL  (pop. 5,820) 3.3 Miles
Country Club Hills City, IL  (pop. 16,508) 3.5 Miles
Tinley Park Village, IL  (pop. 56,867) 3.6 Miles
Posen Village, IL  (pop. 4,906) 3.6 Miles
Hazel Crest Village, IL  (pop. 14,199) 4.1 Miles
Alsip Village, IL  (pop. 18,649) 4.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Oak Forest City, Illinois

708



Elevation in Oak Forest City, Illinois is 656.0 ft. (200.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Oak Forest City, Illinois

Lat: 41.607583 N        Long: -87.750575 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Oak Forest City, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Oak Forest City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 479   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 565   (4.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 749   (5.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,397   (9.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,630   (11.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 2,054   (14.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 2,078   (14.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,201   (8.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 579   (4.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 802   (5.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 376   (2.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 161   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 866   (6.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,224   (8.6%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 271

1 vehicle available : 1,886

2 vehicles available : 288

3 vehicles available : 120

4 or more vehicles available : 0

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 104

1 vehicle available : 997

2 vehicles available : 2,165

3 vehicles available : 272

4 or more vehicles available : 0

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 64

1 vehicle available : 92

2 vehicles available : 829

3 vehicles available : 595

4 or more vehicles available : 90

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 0

1 vehicle available : 197

2 vehicles available : 1,283

3 vehicles available : 603

4 or more vehicles available : 476


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

1-person household:

No workers : 1,146

1 worker : 1,419

2-person household:

No workers : 750

1 worker : 1,305

2 workers : 1,483

3-person household:

No workers : 129

1 worker : 652

2 workers : 642

3 workers : 247

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 24

1 worker : 856

2 workers : 1,028

3 or more workers : 651


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 172

5 to 9 minutes : 1,105

10 to 14 minutes : 1,255

15 to 19 minutes : 1,386

20 to 24 minutes : 1,903

25 to 29 minutes : 838

30 to 34 minutes : 1,949

35 to 39 minutes : 634

40 to 44 minutes : 768

45 to 59 minutes : 1,934

60 to 89 minutes : 1,861

90 or more minutes : 328


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50.0 kW; Westmont, IL; Owner: Sports Radio Chicago, Llc)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3.0 kW; Calumet Park, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; 4.2 kW; Addison, IL; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Sca License Corporation)
  • WRTO (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wlxx-am License Corp.)
  • WRTO (1200 AM; 4.5 kW; Calumet Park, IL; Owner: Wlxx-am License Corp.)
  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Hammond, IN; Owner: Vazquez Development, Llc)
  • DWEDC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Foreign Language Broadcasts, Inc.)
  • WSBC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wsbc, Inc.)
  • WWCA (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 4.5 kW; Worth, IL; Owner: Radio Disney Chicago, Llc)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 0.5 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WGRB (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WCEV (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Migala Communications Corporation)
  • WRLL (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Midway Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WCFJ (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Crete, IL; Owner: Wcfj, Inc.)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Oak Park, IL; Owner: Alliance Communications, Inc.)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Hawkins Broadcasting Company)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; 0.76 kW; Hillside, IL; Owner: Joseph J. Gentile, Inc.)
  • WBGX (1570 AM; 1.5 kW; Harvey, IL; Owner: Great Lakes Radio-chicago, Llc)
  • WCGO (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago Heights, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WVON (1690 AM; 10.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Salem Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 1.5 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 3.2 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50.0 kW; Mokena, IL; Owner: Radio License Holding Xi, Llc)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Burnham, IL; Owner: Sovereign City Radio Services, Llc)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Sovereign City Radio Services, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • WILV (100.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WYCA (102.3 FM; Beecher, IL; Owner: Dontron Inc.)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • WCFS-FM (105.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Corporation Of Orlando)
  • WSRB (106.3 FM; Lansing, IL; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WZVN (107.1 FM; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WBMF (88.1 FM; Crete, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • WCRX (88.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Columbia College)
  • WETN (88.1 FM; Wheaton, IL; Owner: The Trustees Of Wheaton College)
  • WLRA (88.1 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Lewis University)
  • WLTL (88.1 FM; Western Springs, IL; Owner: Lyons Township High School)
  • WSSD (88.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Lakeside Telecommunications, Inc.)
  • WTZI (88.1 FM; Schiller Park, IL; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Elk Grove Village)
  • WDGC-FM (88.3 FM; Downers Grove, IL; Owner: Wdgc-fm, School District #99)
  • WXAV (88.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: St. Xavier College)
  • WZRD (88.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Northeastern Illinois University)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Flossmoor, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WHFH (88.5 FM; Flossmoor, IL; Owner: Community High School Dist. #233)
  • WHPK-FM (88.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: University Of Chicago)
  • WHSD (88.5 FM; Hinsdale, IL; Owner: Hinsdale Twsp. High Sch. Dist. #86)
  • WCSF (88.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: College Of St. Francis)
  • WGVE-FM (88.7 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Gary Community School Corp.)
  • WLUW (88.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Loyola University Of Chicago)
  • WRSE (88.7 FM; Elmhurst, IL; Owner: Bd. Of Trustees, Elmhurst College)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Jkj Educational Foundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: The Dwelling Place, In)
  • WIIT (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Illinois Institute Of Technology)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Frankfort, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Monee, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WRRG (88.9 FM; River Grove, IL; Owner: Triton College)
  • WONC (89.1 FM; Naperville, IL; Owner: North Central College)
  • WKKC (89.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Community College Dist.)
  • WMBI-FM (90.1 FM; Addison, IL; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WRTE (90.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: National Museum Of Mexican Art)
  • WRTW (90.5 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Hyles-anderson College)
  • DWBHI (90.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bogan High School)
  • WDCB (90.9 FM; Glen Ellyn, IL; Owner: College Of Du Page, District 502)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; Hammond, IN; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WVIX (93.5 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Radio License Holding V, Llc)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Window To The World Communications)
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Chicago)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; Peotone, IL; Owner: Wclr, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • WTTW (Channel 11; Chicago, IL; Owner: Window To The World Communications, Inc.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; Chicago, IL; Owner: College Dist. #508, County Of Cook)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wciu-tv Limited Partnership)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; Chicago, IL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; Chicago, IL; Owner: Paxson Chicago License, Inc.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; Chicago, IL; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; Chicago, IL; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; Chicago, IL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; Chicago, IL; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXFT-TV (Channel 60; Chicago, IL; Owner: Telefutura Chicago Llc)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; Orland Hills, IL; Owner: Jovon Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wgbo License Partnership, G.p.)
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wls Television, Inc.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wgn Continental Broadcasting Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Oak Forest City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,230  (28.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 769  (9.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,550  (19.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,731  (21.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,494  (37.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 911  (13.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,083  (45.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 30  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Oak Forest City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Oak Forest City, Illinois

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Cnb Bank And Trust, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $751k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 13

Mb Financial Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 87

Marquette Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 24

Standard Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

Guaranty Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 166

Tcf National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $18.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 383

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Oak Forest City, Illinois

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 12.3 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 17.3 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • Lewis University


    (about 17.9 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 17.9 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Chicago Metropolitan Area


    (about 18.4 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CHI)

  • Meigs Field


    (about 18.8 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CGX)

  • Chicago O'Hare International


    (about 26.8 miles in Amf O'hare, Illinois; Airport Code: ORD)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 29.0 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Glenview NAS


    (about 33.1 miles in Glenview, Illinois; Airport Code: NBU)

  • Du Page County


    (about 33.3 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Oak Forest City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.53%

Carpooled

8.66%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.63%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.50%

Railroad

7.64%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.08%

Walked

0.99%

Other Means

0.54%

Worked At Home

2.43%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Oak Forest City, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5,331

Renter-occupied housing units : 508

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 223

Renter-occupied housing units : 82

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 944

Renter-occupied housing units : 433

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,814

Renter-occupied housing units : 997


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,136

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,343

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,651

Householder 55 to 59 years : 753

Householder 60 to 64 years : 540

Householder 65 to 74 years : 515

Householder 75 years and over : 154

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 90

Householder 35 to 44 years : 242

Householder 45 to 54 years : 237

Householder 55 to 59 years : 345

Householder 60 to 64 years : 237

Householder 65 to 74 years : 519

Householder 75 years and over : 550


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 168

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 96

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 36

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 349

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 307

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 184

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 71

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 227

50.0 percent or more : 477

Not computed : 105


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Oak Forest City, Illinois)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $214,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $229,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $212,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $185,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $188,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $181,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $252,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $162,600


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Oak Forest City, Illinois: 72.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Oak Forest City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 11.63%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 88.37%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Oak Forest City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 89 89 $9,030,122
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 4 42 $2,569,620
  Total

93 131 $11,599,742
2000        
  Single Family 51 51 $5,580,565
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 24 $1,436,600
  Total

53 75 $7,017,165
2001        
  Single Family 59 59 $8,525,536
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 20 $1,387,540
  Total

61 79 $9,913,076
2002        
  Single Family 60 60 $6,991,587
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 38 $2,921,050
  Total

63 98 $9,912,637
2003        
  Single Family 29 29 $4,180,797
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $1,194,760
  Five or More Family 3 38 $3,492,490
  Total

35 79 $8,868,047
2004        
  Single Family 29 29 $4,037,002
  Two Family 1 2 $251,950
  Three and Four Family 7 25 $2,902,000
  Five or More Family 5 73 $7,151,910
  Total

42 129 $14,342,862
2005        
  Single Family 20 20 $3,039,043
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 38 $3,492,490
  Total

23 58 $6,531,533
2006        
  Single Family 13 13 $2,512,095
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 52 $4,974,970
  Total

16 65 $7,487,065


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Oak Forest City, IL): $60,073
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Oak Forest City): $145,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oak Forest City): $667
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Oak Forest City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 93.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 4.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Oak Forest City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Oak Forest City, Illinois

Shay Healthcare Services Inc.


     Address: 5730 W 159th Street, Oak Forest, Illinois 60452
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/4/1984

Perpetual Home Health, Inc


     Address: 5544 W 147th Street, Unit C-2, Oak Forest, Illinois 60452
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/30/2006

Holistic Health Partners, Inc


     Address: 5320 W 159th Street, Ste 103, Oak Forest, Illinois 60452
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/10/2007

Samlandsouth Healthcare Services, Inc


     Address: 15300 South Cicero, Suite 200, Oak Forest, Illinois 60452
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/4/2005

Home Health Care Providers, Inc


     Address: 5320 W 159th Street, Ste 402, Oak Forest, Illinois 60452
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/19/2006

Hospitals Close To Oak Forest City, Illinois

Oak Forest Hospital


     Address: 159th & Cicero Avenue, Oak Forest, Illinois 60452
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Advocate South Suburban Hospital


     Address: 17800 S Kedzie Ave, Hazel Crest, Illinois 60429
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Ingalls Memorial Hospital


     Address: One Ingalls Drive, Harvey, Illinois 60426
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Francis Hospital & Health Center


     Address: 12935 S Gregory, Blue Island, Illinois 60406
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Palos Community Hospital


     Address: 12251 South 80th Avenue, Palos Heights, Illinois 60463
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Oak Forest City, Illinois

Oak Forest Hospital


     Address: 15900 South Cicero Avenue, Oak Forest, Illinois 60452
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 235
     Percent Occupied: 30%

Plaza Terrace


     Address: 3249 West 147th Street, Midlothian, Illinois 60445
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Crestwood Care Centre


     Address: 14255 South Cicero Avenue, Crestwood, Illinois 60445
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 238
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Imperial Of Hazel Crest


     Address: 3300 West 175th Street, Hazel Crest, Illinois 60429
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 179
     Percent Occupied: 88%

South Suburban Hospital


     Address: 17800 South Kedzie Avenue, Hazel Crest, Illinois 60429
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 36
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Oak Forest City, Illinois

Name: Exelon
Address: Suite 400, 1400 Opus Place; Downers Grove, IL 60515
Distance: 20 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Oak Forest City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,545
    Disabled Workers: 480
    Widowers Workers: 425
    Spouses Workers: 170
    Children Workers: 310


(updated 2007)



Cook County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 70.25%
  • Bush & Cheney 29.15%
  • Other 0.60%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Oak Forest City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Cook County, IL

3.97 % of Cook County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $45,589

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.27 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,859

Illinois Average 0.19 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Cook County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Du Page County , IL 0.48 % ($52,869 AGI )
  • Lake County , IL 0.25 % ($62,810 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.24 % ($42,313 AGI )

Relocation away from Cook County, IL

4.98 % of Cook County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $56,517

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.09 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,540

Illinois Average 0.07 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Cook County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Du Page County , IL 0.65 % ($54,553 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.56 % ($54,095 AGI )
  • Lake County , IL 0.38 % ($69,774 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Oak Forest City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Oak Forest City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Oak Forest City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 0 1 1 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 0 4 4 4
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 3 2 3 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 11 7 11 18
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 12 15 9 14 15
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 43 55 32 50 53
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 24 21 15 11 16
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 87 77 53 39 57
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 103 88 83 108 98
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 372 322 296 384 347
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 347 356 302 330 331
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,253 1,302 1,077 1,175 1,173
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 21 15 21 11 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 76 55 75 39 28
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 5 3 2 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 18 11 7 11
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 10 10 7 7 9
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 119 116 102 113 110
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 64 63 55 60 60


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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