Park Forest, IL (Main St / Sauk Trl)




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About Park Forest, IL (Main St / Sauk Trl)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Main St / Sauk Trl median real estate price is $108,604, which is less expensive than 74.9% of Illinois neighborhoods and 74.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Main St / Sauk Trl is currently $1,433, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 84.7% of the neighborhoods in Illinois.

Main St / Sauk Trl is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Park Forest, Illinois.

Main St / Sauk Trl real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

In Main St / Sauk Trl, the current vacancy rate is 4.2%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 80.8% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Main St / Sauk Trl is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world, with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents. More residents of the Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 96.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood has more Lithuanian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry.

Main St / Sauk Trl is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 6.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Tagalog, which is the first language of the Philippine region, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.6% of the neighborhoods in America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood in Park Forest are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 84.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 9.9% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 64.7% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood, 50.6% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 19.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.5%), and 11.6% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood in Park Forest, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (8.6%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (8.0%), and residents who report Irish roots (5.2%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (3.4%), along with some Jamaican ancestry residents (3.0%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood is English, spoken by 91.1% of households. Some people also speak Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region) (6.2%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Main St / Sauk Trl neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (30.1% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

Here most residents (66.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (15.5%) and 10.2% of residents also take the train for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Main St / Sauk Trl 0.101011101001110
Park Forest 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Main St / Sauk Trl 0.101011101001110
Park Forest 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Main St / Sauk Trl 0.101011101001110
Park Forest 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 26 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

RICH TWP HSD 227


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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Rich Central Campus High School
3600 W 203 Rd St
Olympia Fields, IL, 60461
09-12
Rich East Campus High School
300 Sauk Trl
Park Forest, IL, 60466
09-12
Rich South Campus High School
5000 Sauk Trl
Richton Park, IL, 60471
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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MATTESON ESD 162


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
O W Huth Middle School
3718 213 Th Pl
Matteson, IL, 60443
07-08
Richton Square School
22700 Richton Square Rd
Richton Park, IL, 60471
PK-KG
Arcadia Elem School
20519 Arcadian Dr
Olympia Fields, IL, 60461
KG-03
Indiana Elem School
165 Indiana St
Park Forest, IL, 60466
04-06
Matteson Elem School
21245 Main St
Matteson, IL, 60443
01-03
Sauk Elem School
4435 S Churchill Dr
Richton Park, IL, 60471
04-06
Illinois School
210 Illinois St
Park Forest, IL, 60466
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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PARK FOREST SD 163


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Algonquin Primary Center
170 Algonquin St
Park Forest, IL, 60466
PK-PK
21 St Century Primary Center
240 S Orchard Dr
Park Forest, IL, 60466
KG-03
Algonquin Primary Cntr
170 Algonquin St
Park Forest, IL, 60466
PK-02
Barack Obama Sch Of Leadership And Stem
401 Concord Dr
Chicago Heights, IL, 60411
04-08
Blackhawk Primary Center
130 Blackhawk Dr
Park Forest, IL, 60466
KG-03
Mohawk Primary Center
301 Mohawk St
Park Forest, IL, 60466
KG-03
Michelle Obama Sch Of Technology And The Arts
215 Wilson St
Park Forest, IL, 60466
04-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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