Also See: Palos Park, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Palos Park had a population of 5,330 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Palos Park is located at latitude 41.6673 and longitude -87.8303 in Cook County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Palos Park 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.
|Total Population||5,330 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,138 (96.4%)|
|Population in Families||4,444 (83.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||192 ( 3.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$104,570|
|Average Household Income||$143,034|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$55,874|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,311 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,990 (86.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||182 ( 7.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||139 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$402,513|
|Average Home Value||$466,625|
|Housing Affordability Index3||153|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.91%|
|Per Capita Income||1.7%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.21%|
The table below compares Palos Park to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 326||76th|
|Population Density||# 849||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 86||94th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 230||17th|
|Per Capita Income||# 54||96th|
|Diversity Index||# 406||70th|
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