Oak Lawn, Illinois 

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Population

56,754

+1.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$57,567

Median Home Price

$185,900

Best Places to Live in Oak Lawn, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Oak Lawn, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in Oak Lawn
 $249,991 
9125 Moody Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1342 SqFt
 $186,000 
5905 W 88th Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 1 | 1479 SqFt
 $430,000 
5316 W 109th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3042 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Oak Lawn
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Oak Lawn is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Oak Lawn jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Oak Lawn's cost of living is 1.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Oak Lawn's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Oak Lawn, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Cook county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Oak Lawn's population is 56,754 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 35.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Oak Lawn is $185,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Oak Lawn public schools spend $13,855 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Oak Lawn. More Education


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Reviews for Oak Lawn   2 Reviews
LIke LIving In Chicago - 8/10/2009
Have lived in Oak Lawn most of my life, and its right on the perimeter of Chicago. Actually living in Oak Lawn is basically like living in Chicago but with a smaller... Read More

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Living In Oak Lawn - 12/19/2008
I have lived here most of my life. Its a nice town central to shopping, dining, and the metra train. Its only about a 30 minute drive to down-town Chicago (not... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN OAK LAWN
$249,991
9125 Moody Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$186,000
5905 W 88th Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$430,000
5316 W 109th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$199,900
5549 W 102nd St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$249,000
4347 W 108th Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$209,900
9029 S 51st Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$259,000
9410 S 51st Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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