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River Forest, IL Real Estate

River Forest, Illinois is located in Cook County. Nearby cities and towns include Maywood, Oak Park, Elmwood Park, Forest Park, River Grove, Melrose Park, Bellwood, Broadview, Stone Park, North Riverside, Berwyn, Franklin Park, Riverside, Northlake, Berkeley, Cicero, Hillside, Norridge, Harwood Heights, Brookfield, Schiller Park, La Grange Park, Westchester, Lyons, Stickney, Elmhurst, Forest View, La Grange, Rosemont, McCook, Summit, Western Springs, Bensenville, Oak Brook, Chicago, Oakbrook Terrace, Park Ridge, Villa Park, Hinsdale, Countryside, Lincolnwood, Bedford Park, Hodgkins, Niles, Indian Head Park, Clarendon Hills, Wood Dale, Addison, Justice, Lombard, Morton Grove, Des Plaines, Westmont, Willowbrook, Skokie, Bridgeview, Burbank, Burr Ridge, Golf, Willow Springs, Itasca, Hickory Hills, Hometown, Downers Grove, Evanston, Glen Ellyn, Elk Grove Village, Glenview, Oak Lawn, Mount Prospect, Darien, Chicago Ridge, Glendale Heights, Wilmette, Evergreen Park, Palos Hills, Bloomingdale, Kenilworth, Worth, Northfield, Roselle, Wheaton, Winnetka, Prospect Heights, Lisle, Woodridge, Northbrook, Palos Park, Merrionette Park, Palos Heights, Alsip, Carol Stream, Arlington Heights, Rolling Meadows, Hoffman Estates, Schaumburg, Glencoe, Wheeling, Winfield, Crestwood, Lemont, Hanover Park, Blue Island, Calumet Park, Robbins, Deerfield, Palatine, Midlothian, Riverwoods, Warrenville, Posen, Dixmoor, Riverdale, Highland Park, Bolingbrook, Buffalo Grove, Streamwood, Tinley Park, Naperville, Oak Forest, Bannockburn, West Chicago, Bartlett, Inverness, Orland Hills, Homer Glen, Lincolnshire, Markham, Highwood, Dolton, Harvey, Orland Park, Phoenix, South Barrington, Burnham, Wayne, Long Grove, Whiting, Hazel Crest, Kildeer, South Holland, Country Club Hills, Deer Park, Romeoville, East Hazel Crest, Barrington, Lake Forest, Calumet City, Indian Creek, Lockport, Vernon Hills, Homewood, Mettawa, Thornton, Forest Lake, St. Charles, and Lake Zurich. River Forest is a suburban community with a population of 11,187. The median household income is $112,351. In River Forest, 51% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 35% of the households. Half the population of River Forest commutes 30 minutes or less to work, with 69% of residents holding white collar jobs and 31% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in River Forest, IL is 59 years, with 81% of those homes owned, 15% rented, and 4% not occupied. In the previous year, 162 River Forest properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in River Forest in the previous year was $413,972.

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River Forest offers a range of educational opportunities with 2 elementary schools and one middle school.

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River Forest, IL Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

River Forest, IL
  • 49% Single
  • 51% Married
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

River Forest, IL
  • 53% Female
  • 47% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in River Forest, IL

  • 39
  • 38
  • River Forest, IL
  • Illinois

Average Age of Homes in River Forest, IL

  • 59
  • 38
  • River Forest, IL
  • Illinois

Vacant Homes in River Forest, IL

  • 4%
  • 8%
  • River Forest, IL
  • Illinois

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $172,802
  • $77,034
  • River Forest, IL
  • Illinois

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

River Forest, IL
  • 81% Owned
  • 15% Rented
  • 60% Owned
  • 32% Rented