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Encyclopedia > Calumet Park, Illinois
Calumet Park, Illinois
Location within the Chicago metropolitan area. The Chicago metropolitan area.
Incorporated Village in 1912.
County; State Cook; Illinois
Township Calumet
Government Council-manager
Mayor Buster B. Porch
Population (2000) 8,516 (up 1.16% from 1990)
Pop. density 2,962.2/km² (7,695.4/mi²)
Zip code(s) 60643, 60827
Area code 773, 708
Land area 2.9 km² (1.1 mi²)
Income Per capita:   $18,283 USD
Household: $45,357
Home value Mean:    $94,070 (2000)
Median: $91,300
Website calumetparkvillage.org
Demographics (Full data)
White Black Hispanic Asian Islander Native Other
12.14% 82.88% 7.74% 0.07% 0.01% 0.31% 3.08%

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Geography

Calumet Park is located at 41°39′56″N, 87°39′29″W (41.665602, -87.658139)GR1.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 3.0 km² (1.1 mi²). 2.9 km² (1.1 mi²) of it is land and 0.1 km² (0.04 mi²) of it (3.48%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (U.S. spelling: square kilometer), symbol km², is a decimal multiple of SI unit of surface area square metre, one of the SI derived units. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Demographics

As of the 2000 censusGR2, there were 8,516 people, 2,991 households, and 2,150 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,962.2/km² (7,695.4/mi²). There were 3,173 housing units at an average density of 1,103.7/km² (2,867.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the village was 12.14% White, 82.88% African American, 0.31% Native American, 0.07% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 3.08% from other races, and 1.51% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.74% of the population, including 7.0% of Mexican descent. 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The term white people (also whites or white race) has been defined as being a member of a group or race characterized by light pigmentation of the skin and to a human group having light-coloured skin, especially of European ancestry. ... An African American (also Afro-American, Black American, or simply black) is a member of an ethnic group in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Africa. ... Native Americans in the United States are the indigenous peoples from the regions of North America now encompassed by the continental United States, including parts of Alaska. ... An Asian American is a person of Asian ancestry or origin who was born in or is an immigrant to the United States. ... Pacific Islands (or Pacific Person, pl: Pacific People, also called Oceanic[s]), is a geographic term used in several places, such as New Zealand and the United States, to describe the inhabitants of any of the three major sub-regions of Oceania. ... Hispanic flag, not widely used. ... // The term Latino is a linguistic identity that refers to an individual that has significant ancestry from a nation-state where a Latin derived language is spoken or is the offical language of the government. ...


The top non-African American, non-Hispanic ancentries reported in Calumet Park as of the 2000 census were Polish (2.3%) and German (2.1%).[1]


There were 2,991 households out of which 34.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.4% were married couples living together, 26.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.1% were non-families. 23.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.85 and the average family size was 3.37. “Matrimony” redirects here. ...


In the village the population was spread out with 29.3% under the age of 18, 10.2% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 24.3% from 45 to 64, and 8.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 88.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 83.1 males.


The median income for a household in the village was $45,357, and the median income for a family was $49,958. Males had a median income of $38,806 versus $31,318 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,283. About 10.2% of families and 11.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.4% of those under age 18 and 11.0% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Government

Calumet Park is divided between two congressional districts. The area east of Interstate 57 and south of 123rd Street is in Illinois' 2nd congressional district; the rest of the village is part of the 1st district. Interstate 57 (abbreviated I-57) is an interstate highway in the midwestern United States. ... Illinois Second Congressional District since 2003 The 2nd Congressional District of Illinois includes part of Cook County. ... Illinois First Congressional District since 2003 The First Congressional District of Illinois is a congressional district in the state of Illinois that includes part of Cook County. ...


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