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A world-class commercial, industrial and cultural city, Chicago functions as is a major national center and as the major regional center for America’s heartland. It originally emerged as a transport center for cargo headed west and agricultural products headed east by land and water. Although transportation technology has changed, the role has not. The city is the most important passenger and freight transport hub in the country with the largest number of air departures and the most rail traffic in the nation. The commercial and manufacturing economy stands out both for its size and diversity. Over 30 Fortune 500 companies in an assortment of industries have headquarters here. Factories and warehouses extend for miles from the downtown area. Chicago is also a major center for small manufacturing and business. There is probably no more diverse an economy in the country.


National center located in Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan See local real estate
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City: Riverdale
Zip Codes: 60827
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Riverdale

    The unemployment rate in Riverdale is 6.40 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Riverdale jobs have Increased by 1.39 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Riverdale's cost of living is 14.90% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Riverdale's Cost of Living
    Riverdale's population is 13,536 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -0.99 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Riverdale is $59,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -30.30%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Riverdale public schools spend $14,944 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.5 students per teacher in Riverdale. Learn more...

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I moved from Chicago to Riverdale in December of 2012. The first week after I moved in a woman was carjacked in front of my apartment on 140th and Tracy Street. I... (Read More)



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