Oak Lawn, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 57,034 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.2%
 
Males: 27,245  (47.8%)
Females: 29,789  (52.2%)
Median resident age:  41.3 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60453.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $56,850 (it was $47,585 in 2000)
Oak Lawn:

$56,850
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,607 (it was $23,877 in 2000)

Oak Lawn village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $183,034 (it was $147,600 in 2000)
Oak Lawn:

$183,034
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $193,129; Detached houses: $223,186; Townhouses or other attached units: $180,693; In 2-unit structures: $229,491; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $123,548; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $93,815; Mobile homes: $32,579

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,040.

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  • Races in Oak Lawn, IL (2013)

    Oak Lawn races chart
    • 43,38475.9%White alone
    • 8,72815.3%Hispanic
    • 3,1755.6%Black alone
    • 9141.6%Two or more races
    • 7891.4%Asian alone

Races in Oak Lawn detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Oak Lawn: 103.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.0%), Polish (14.2%), German (12.8%), Italian (7.6%), Arab (5.3%), United States (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/13/1909

Elevation: 615 feet

Land area: 8.60 square miles.

Population density: 6,635 people per square mile   (high).

Oak Lawn,IL real estate house value index trend

Oak Lawn, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Oak Lawn:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oak Lawn village:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

8,549 residents are foreign born (6.8% Europe, 4.3% Latin America, 3.4% Asia).

This village:

15.0%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Oak Lawn, Illinois as of May 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Oak Lawn to the number of sex offenders is 2,111 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,865 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,382 (2.5%)

Oak Lawn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (9.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hometown, IL (1.2 miles ), Chicago Ridge, IL (1.3 miles ), Burbank, IL (1.5 miles ), Evergreen Park, IL (1.6 miles ), Worth, IL (1.6 miles ), Alsip, IL (1.8 miles ), Bridgeview, IL (1.8 miles ), Merrionette Park, IL (1.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 65 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 1998: 56 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 1999: 86 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2000: 68 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2001: 84 buildings, average cost: $125,600
  • 2002: 106 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 2003: 57 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 2004: 49 buildings, average cost: $169,400
  • 2005: 66 buildings, average cost: $198,500
  • 2006: 56 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $218,900
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $202,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $180,200
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $230,000
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $202,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $215,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.72 N, Longitude: 87.75 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,409 (-7.7%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 3,949 (15.3%)

Area code: 708

Oak Lawn household income distribution Oak Lawn home values distribution

Crime rates in Oak Lawn by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0002000210013
per 100,000 0.00.00.03.70.00.00.03.81.90.00.01.85.2
Rapes 22422430589612
per 100,000 3.63.67.33.73.77.45.60.09.614.115.810.521.0
Robberies 38382424343625294331313034
per 100,000 68.868.643.544.263.066.946.854.582.454.554.452.659.5
Assaults 17172215201315294025424441
per 100,000 30.830.739.927.637.024.228.154.576.744.073.777.171.7
Burglaries 149149137125143200162162166137113113121
per 100,000 269.7268.9248.5230.4264.9371.9303.3304.3318.2240.9198.4198.0211.7
Thefts 9059056367338857907968268851,016970940857
per 100,000 1,638.21,633.41,153.51,351.01,639.21,469.01,490.41,551.31,696.31,786.81,702.81,646.71,499.3
Auto thefts 11911998104999554606366542933
per 100,000 215.4214.8177.7191.7183.4176.7101.1112.7120.8116.194.850.857.7
Arson 1123322653426
per 100,000 1.81.83.65.55.63.73.711.39.65.37.03.510.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 138.3137.9110.2120.7134.9136.7119.1133.9159.4141.2140.4133.7146.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Oak Lawn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 122 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -1,005 (-1.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Oak Lawn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Oak Lawn, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Oak Lawn, Illinois average temperatures Oak Lawn, Illinois average precipitation Oak Lawn, Illinois humidity Oak Lawn, Illinois wind speed Oak Lawn, Illinois snowfall Oak Lawn, Illinois sunshine Oak Lawn, Illinois clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Oak Lawn-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 53% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Oak Lawn village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the village center killed 33 people and injured 500 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oak Lawn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 225.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 200.3 miles away from Oak Lawn center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 257.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 224.1 miles away from Oak Lawn center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 216.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cook County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oak Lawn topographic map

Birthplace of: Robb Thompson - Christian cleric, Billy Sawilchik - Rock guitarist, Bobby Madritsch - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Seattle Mariners, born: Feb 28, 1976), Dan Donegan - Rock guitarist, Marc Rzepczynski - Baseball player, Mary Lou Studnicka - Baseball player, Mike Mollo - Boxer, Rob Mackowiak - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates, born: Jun 20, 1976), Rory Markham - Martial artist, Tim Byrdak - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Baltimore Orioles, born: Oct 31, 1973).

Hospitals in Oak Lawn:

  • ADVOCATE CHRIST HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 4440 W 95TH STREET)
  • HOSPICE OF LITTLE CO OF MARY H (9800 SOUTHWEST HIGHWAY)

Nursing Homes in Oak Lawn:

  • CONCORD NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (9401 SOUTH RIDGELAND AVENUE)
  • MANORCARE OF OAK LAWN EAST (9401 SOUTH KOSTNER AVENUE)
  • MANORCARE OF OAK LAWN WEST (6300 WEST 95TH STREET)
  • OAK LAWN CONV HOME (9525 S MAYFIELD AVE)
  • OAK LAWN RESPIRATORY AND REHAB (9525 SOUTH MAYFIELD)

Dialysis Facilities in Oak Lawn:

  • STONY CREEK DIALYSIS (9115 S CICERO AVENUE)

Home Health Centers in Oak Lawn:

  • ACTIVE HOME HEALTH CARE SERV (4700 W 95TH STREET, STE 203)
  • ALL AMERICAN HOME CARE, INC (6815 WEST 95TH STREET, STE 7, 3RD FLOOR)
  • F J HOME HEALTH CARE INC (4507 WEST 95TH STREET)
  • HOME HEALTH PROVIDERS, PC (9115 SOUTH CICERO AVENUE, 2ND FLOOR)
  • INTEGRITY HOME HEALTHCARE, INC (6535 CRESCENT COURT)
  • LAKEWOOD HOME HEALTH CARE (9205 S KEATING)
  • LITTLE COMPANY OF MARY HOSPITAL (9800 SOUTHWEST HIGHWAY)
  • PHYSICIANS PREFERRED HOME CARE, INC (9732 SOUTHWEST HWY)
  • PLATINUM HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (4903 WEST 95TH STREET)
  • SACRED HEART HOME HEALTH, INC (9850 S CICERO AVE, STE 6)
  • SUNNY HILL HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (4632 W 105TH PLACE)

Heliports located in Oak Lawn:

Amtrak stations near Oak Lawn:

  • 7 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: LA GRANGE ROAD (LA GRANGE, 25 W. BURLINGTON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: HOMEWOOD (181 1ST ST. & PARK AVE.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.

College/University in Oak Lawn:

  • Cameo Beauty Academy (Full-time enrollment: 111; Location: 9714 S Cicero; Private, for-profit; Website: www.cameobeautyacademy.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oak Lawn:

  • Saint Xavier University (about 3 miles; Chicago, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,576)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 4 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 5 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 5,044)
  • Chicago State University (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,352)
  • Morton College (about 8 miles; Cicero, IL; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College (about 9 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,110)

Public high schools in Oak Lawn:

Private high school in Oak Lawn:

  • SOUTH SIDE BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 138, Location: 5220 W. 105TH ST., Grades: PK-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Oak Lawn:

Private elementary/middle schools in Oak Lawn:

  • ST CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA SCHOOL (Students: 440, Location: 10621 S KEDVALE AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST GERALD SCHOOL (Students: 414, Location: 9320 S 55TH CT, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST LINUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 364, Location: 10400 LAWLER AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST GERMAINE SCHOOL (Students: 305, Location: 9735 S KOLIN AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST LOUIS DE MONTFORT SCHOOL (Students: 239, Location: 8840 RIDGELAND AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 113, Location: 4660 W 94TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Oak Lawn

Library in Oak Lawn:

  • OAK LAWN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,564,217; Location: 9427 SOUTH RAYMOND AVENUE; 316,815 books; 768 e-books; 19,460 audio materials; 14,144 video materials; 20 local licensed databases; 15 state licensed databases; 708 print serial subscriptions; 64 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Lincoln Technical Institute no longer exists in Oak Lawn
  • Lincoln Tech was knocked down and rebuilt as an auto dealer. Very nice town summary. added by Dickie Jim

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Notable locations in Oak Lawn: Oakview Recreation Center and Museum (A), Oak Lawn Village Hall (B), Oak Lawn Fire Department Station 1 (C), Oak Lawn Fire Department Station 3 (D), Oak Lawn Fire Department Station 2 (E), Oak Lawn Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Oak Lawn Shopping Center (1), State Road Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Oak Lawn include: First Church of God (A), Saint Marys Church (B), Saint Nicholas Hellenic Orthodox Church (C), Elim Evangelical Free Church (D), First Church of the Nazarene (E), Hope Chapel Foursquare Church (F), Kedvale Avenue Christian Reformed Church (G), Oak Lawn Bible Chapel (H), Oak Lawn Bible Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Chapel Hills Gardens South (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Oak Lawn include: Lawn Manor Park (1), Wolfe Wildlife Refuge (2), Lewandowski Park (3), Brandt Park (4), Dillon Park (5), Columbus Manor Park (6), Centennial Park (7), Worthbrook Park (8), Central Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Children's Museum in Oak Lawn (9600 East Shore Drive), Arcade Amusement (Amusement & Theme Parks; 9724 Southwest Highway).

Hotels: D-Lux Motel (4811 Columbus Drive), Hilton Oak Lawn (9333 S Cicero Ave).

Court: All Court Fabrics Inc (4752 West 101st).

Cook County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.449. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.449
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 16.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.1
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.20
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0150. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0150
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.1%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.3% for Black residents, 10.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.3% for American Indian residents, 6.2% for other race residents, 28.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
479 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
14 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
471 people in nursing homes in 2000
19 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Oak Lawn, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Oak Lawn (2011 data):

  • TCF National Bank: Oak Lawn Branch #2110, S. Pulaski/Oak Lawn Jewel Branch, Oak Lawn Jewel Branch #2299, Oak Lawn Branch #2106, Ridgeland/87th St Jewel Branch #2206. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Oak Lawn 95th Street Banking Center, Oak Lawn Branch, Oak Lawn - Cicero & 106th Branch, Oak Lawn Keeler Banking Center. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Oak Lawn East at 4200 West 95th Street, branch established on 1993/02/26; Ranch Manor Branch at 4046 West 111th Street, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: Oak Lawn Branch at 10240 S Cicero Avenue, branch established on 2005/06/30; Oak Lawn Fb Branch at 5665 West 95th Street, branch established on 1999/10/28. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation
  • Marquette Bank: Oak Lawn Branch at 10419 South Cicero Avenue, branch established on 1996/03/16; 8855 S Ridgeland Avenue Branch at 8855 South Ridgeland Avenue, branch established on 1904/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/15: Bank assets: $1,703.1 mil, Deposits: $1,439.1 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Marquette National Corporation
  • Standard Bank and Trust Company: Oak Lawn Facility at 4001 West 95th Street, branch established on 1980/04/01; Oak Lawn 111th Branch at 4700 W 111th Street, branch established on 2005/06/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,140.2 mil, Deposits: $1,872.8 mil, headquarters in Hickory Hills, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices, Holding Company: Standard Bancshares, Inc.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Central Ave / Oakl Lawn at 10270 Central Avenue, branch established on 1993/06/01; Oak Lawn at 9401 S. Cicero Avenue, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Prospect Federal Savings Bank: Oak Lawn Branch at 4646 West 103rd Street, branch established on 2002/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $287.3 mil, Deposits: $246.5 mil, headquarters in Worth, IL, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices
  • Citibank, National Association: Oak Lawn Branch at 5102 West Museum Drive, branch established on 2006/10/30. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • 8 other banks with 8 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Illinois average:

12.4

Oak Lawn travel time to work - commute Oak Lawn mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhood in Oak Lawn (Oak Lawn, Illinois Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Oak Lawn village (based on Cook County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,947,223376
Evangelical Protestant432,9751,484
Other312,636403
Mainline Protestant202,114630
Black Protestant148,895395
Orthodox53,27666
None2,097,556-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1,460
Cook County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 23
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 490
Cook County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 806
Cook County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3,516
Here:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cook County:

23.5%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.5%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Oak Lawn:

48.2%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Oak Lawn:

28.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.2%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Oak Lawn:

11.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Oak Lawn:

56.4%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Oak Lawn:

76.8%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oak Lawn, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 14$72,378$62,0380$0
Other Government Administration 15$50,763$40,6100$0
Police Protection - Officers 119$888,617$89,6080$0
Police - Other 9$39,135$52,18061$61,532
Firefighters 78$586,347$90,2070$0
Streets and Highways 31$182,464$70,6310$0
Welfare 1$4,268$51,2165$7,293
Health 1$6,764$81,1684$2,669
Sewerage 15$82,350$65,8800$0
Natural Resources 1$6,128$73,5360$0
Water Supply 19$121,576$76,7854$1,700
Local Libraries 34$146,520$51,71392$73,190
Other and Unallocable 47$276,388$70,5670$0
Totals for Government 384$2,463,698$76,991166$146,384

Oak Lawn government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $2,970,000 ($52.07)
    Financial Administration: $565,000 ($9.91)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $22,093,000 ($387.37)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,783,000 ($206.60)
    Police Protection: $10,382,000 ($182.03)
    Financial Administration: $6,092,000 ($106.81)
    Regular Highways: $5,309,000 ($93.08)
    Libraries: $4,157,000 ($72.89)
    Central Staff Services: $2,760,000 ($48.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,526,000 ($44.29)
    General - Other: $2,419,000 ($42.41)
    Sewerage: $1,967,000 ($34.49)
    General Public Buildings: $833,000 ($14.61)
    Health - Other: $785,000 ($13.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $326,000 ($5.72)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $7,031,000 ($123.28)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $2,177,000 ($38.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,360,000 ($41.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $26,202,000 ($459.41)

Oak Lawn government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,489,000 ($43.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,307,000 ($40.45)
    Sewerage: $2,020,000 ($35.42)
    Parking Facilities: $134,000 ($2.35)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $6,341,000 ($111.18)
    From Parent Local Government: $2,180,000 ($38.22)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,315,000 ($23.06)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,938,000 ($104.11)
    Housing and Community Development: $405,000 ($7.10)
    General Local Government Support: $61,000 ($1.07)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $99,000 ($1.74)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,791,000 ($48.94)
    Fines and Forfeits: $780,000 ($13.68)
    Interest Earnings: $395,000 ($6.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $21,538,000 ($377.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $16,671,000 ($292.30)
    Highways: $1,609,000 ($28.21)
    All Other: $69,000 ($1.21)
  • Tax - Property: $16,931,000 ($296.86)
    Other License: $2,849,000 ($49.95)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,855,000 ($32.52)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,663,000 ($29.16)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $647,000 ($11.34)
    Other Selective Sales: $320,000 ($5.61)

Oak Lawn government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $59,861,000 ($1049.57)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,541,000 ($938.76)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,164,000 ($318.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,844,000 ($207.67)

Oak Lawn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,755,000 ($100.90)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $66,373,000 ($1163.74)
    Total Other Securities: $47,990,000 ($841.43)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,792,000 ($347.02)

3.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.54%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($558 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DuPage County, IL  0.42% ($46,315 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.23% ($40,173)
from Lake County, IL  0.23% ($56,212)


3.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,782 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.93%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,216 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to DuPage County, IL  0.47% ($56,473 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.26% ($47,918)
to Lake County, IL  0.23% ($70,503)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oak Lawn:

  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

Strongest FM radio stations in Oak Lawn:

  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXAV (88.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ST. XAVIER COLLEGE)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Oak Lawn:

  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Oak Lawn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 106,600Total average daily traffic
  • 7,704Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED221$179,231211$140,0301,280$177,25035$86,37412$498,07542$144,1760$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$165,31713$164,870116$193,2853$16,6800$05$104,2000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED64$178,33852$146,571466$196,49631$61,2903$467,63730$153,4691$32,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN26$186,84414$149,888173$189,1856$90,5002$3,106,0555$133,3800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$209,89810$122,47491$205,4724$67,0000$04$153,7700$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in Oak Lawn, IL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED58$155,01639$215,293
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED29$190,40123$227,532
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$135,79619$210,696
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$227,5788$229,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$136,2502$182,135

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 207
  • Hazardous Condition: 241
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Oak Lawn

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oak Lawn, IL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Oak Lawn, Illinois:

  • J C Miami Motel, 9041 S Cicero Ave, Oak Lawn, Illinois 60453 , Phone: (708) 424-5750, Fax: (708) 448-2067
  • Hilton Oak Lawn, 9333 S Cicero, Oak Lawn, Illinois 60453 , Phone: (708) 425-7000, Fax: (708) 425-1665
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Oak Lawn, Illinois
Most common first names in Oak Lawn, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John92574.8 years
Mary84580.6 years
William51974.0 years
Joseph50975.6 years
James44572.3 years
Helen44280.3 years
Edward41474.8 years
Margaret38279.5 years
Frank36776.3 years
Anna36383.1 years
Most common last names in Oak Lawn, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10778.1 years
Smith9575.2 years
Miller8573.9 years
Anderson8078.5 years
Murphy7476.7 years
Sullivan6575.4 years
Kelly6374.4 years
Walsh6375.9 years
Burke5478.3 years
Nelson4677.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Oak Lawn, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4Kmart2
AT&T1LA Fitness2
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
Bally Total Fitness1Long John Silver's1
Baskin-Robbins2MasterBrand Cabinets1
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Mazda1
Budget Car Rental1McDonald's3
Burger King1Men's Wearhouse2
CarMax1Nike4
Chevrolet1Nissan1
Chipotle1Panda Express1
Circle K1Panera Bread1
Cold Stone Creamery1Payless2
Cricket Wireless2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Curves1Quiznos1
Decora Cabinetry1Red Lobster1
Dennys1Safeway1
Discount Tire1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Sprint Nextel1
DressBarn1Staples1
Dressbarn1Starbucks4
Dunkin Donuts4Subway2
FedEx4T.G.I. Driday's1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Target1
H&R Block2Toyota1
Hilton2U-Haul2
Home Depot1UPS12
Honda1Volkswagen1
Hyundai1Vons1
Jewel-Osco3Walgreens3
Jones New York3White Castle1
KFC1

Oak Lawn compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Oak Lawn on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (5,000+ students)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of murders per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved in more then 10 years ago (10,000+ households)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Wholesale trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of libraries per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of high school students in private schools (500+ students)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Poland (population 500+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest city-data.com crime index (population 50,000+)"
  • #41 (60453) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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