The Village of Palos Park had a population of 4,911 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Palos Park is located at latitude 41.6712 and longitude -87.8248 in Cook County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Palos Park (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Cook County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 689 feet.
The Village of Palos Park (GNIS ID: 2399616) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Palos Park population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||4,746|
|Population in Familes||4,088|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||165|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,109 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,837 (87.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||166 ( 7.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||106 ( 5.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$403,406|
|Average Home Value||$462,833|
|Median Household Income||$88,382|
|Average Household Income||$124,676|
|Per Capita Income||$50,190|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.88%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Palos Park to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 346||75th|
|Population Density1||# 613||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 403||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 97||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 46||97th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.