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Encyclopedia > Golf, Illinois
Golf, Illinois
Location within the Chicago metropolitan area. The Chicago metropolitan area.
Incorporated Village in 1928.
County; State Cook; Illinois
Township Niles
Government Trustee-village
President John Tillman
Population (2000) 451 (down 0.66% from 1990)
Pop. density 395.8/km² (1,014.5/mi²)
Zip code(s) 60029
Area code 847 & 224
Land area 1.1 km² (0.4 mi²)
Income Per capita:   $69,164
Household: $131,742
Home value Mean:    $643,065 (2000)
Median: $563,900
Website [1]
Demographics (Full data)
White Black Hispanic Asian Islander Native Other
98.89% 0.00% 0.67% 0.89% 0.00% 0.00% 0.22%

Golf is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The population was 451 at the 2000 census. Image File history File links Size of this preview: 445 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (500 × 674 pixel, file size: 9 KB, MIME type: image/png) Location of Golf in Chicagoland. ... Image File history File links Chicagoland_Map. ... The Chicagoland region is colored red. ... A Municipal Corporation is a legal defintion for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, and towns. ... Masouleh village, Gilan Province, Iran. ... Year 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... United States of America, showing states, divided into counties. ... 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Geography

Golf is located at 42°3′27″N, 87°47′31″W (42.057562, -87.791995)GR1.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.1 km² (0.4 mi²), all land. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... 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 censusGR2 of 2000, there were 451 people, 156 households, and 133 families residing in the village. The population density was 395.8/km² (1,014.5/mi²). There were 158 housing units at an average density of 138.6/km² (355.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.89% White, 0.89% Asian, 0.22% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.67% of the population. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 156 households out of which 41.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 76.3% were married couples living together, 5.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 14.7% were non-families. 12.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.89 and the average family size was 3.17. This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ...


In the village the population was spread out with 31.5% under the age of 18, 2.4% from 18 to 24, 24.2% from 25 to 44, 24.4% from 45 to 64, and 17.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 95.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.6 males.


The median income for a household in the village was $131,742, and the median income for a family was $138,560. Males had a median income of $82,960 versus $76,160 for females. The per capita income for the village was $69,164. None of the families and 0.9% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64. 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. ...


Trivia

  • The postal service does not deliver mail to homes in Golf. Residents have to pick up their mail at the local post office.
  • Golf lacks its own library, fire department, park district, and school districts. These services are provided by Glenview-based districts and departments, with the exception of library services.
  • Golf Police are known to catch speeders going one to two miles over the speed limit, and patrol late at night by the park.

External links

  • Maps and aerial photos for 42°03′27″N 87°47′31″W / 42.057562, -87.791995Coordinates: 42°03′27″N 87°47′31″W / 42.057562, -87.791995

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Golf, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (435 words)
Golf is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States.
Golf is one of the few municipalities in Chicagoland without a municipal website.
Golf lacks its own library, fire department, park district, and school districts.
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