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Oak Park Township, Illinois Housing Analysis

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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Oak Park Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8,191

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,825

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 320

Renter-occupied housing units : 101

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 860

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,548

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,512

Renter-occupied housing units : 5,259


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Oak Park Township, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,028

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,205

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,481

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,018

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,153

Householder 65 to 74 years : 896

Householder 75 years and over : 175

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 129

Householder 35 to 44 years : 214

Householder 45 to 54 years : 271

Householder 55 to 59 years : 260

Householder 60 to 64 years : 522

Householder 65 to 74 years : 741

Householder 75 years and over : 790


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Oak Park Township, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 413

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 695

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,116

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,154

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 928

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 722

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 376

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 627

50.0 percent or more : 2,191

Not computed : 511


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Oak Park Township, Illinois)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $397,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $280,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $194,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $173,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $138,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $192,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $368,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $379,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Oak Park Township, Illinois: 57.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Oak Park Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 8.09%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 58.49%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 33.42%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Oak Park Township, 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 32 32 $4,215,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $4,215,000
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,199,050
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $1,199,050
2001        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,517,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,517,000
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $34,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 7 $1,120,000
  Total

2 8 $1,154,000
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $1,198,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $620,000
  Five or More Family 1 54 $4,500,000
  Total

7 62 $6,318,000
2006        
  Single Family 60 60 $12,767,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 10 $140,000
  Total

62 70 $12,907,800


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Oak Park Township, IL): $59,183
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Oak Park Township): $206,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oak Park Township): $710
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Oak Park Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 84.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.2%
Electricity: 10.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.7%
No Fuel Used: 1.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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