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Proviso is a township in Cook County, in the Chicago metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Proviso. For links to other places called Proviso, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Proviso is 41.864N. The longitude is -87.87W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 627 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 147,118.


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$48,958
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$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
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10% of Proviso residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Proviso ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Proviso was $21,470, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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21% of Proviso residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Proviso, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $608.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,260.


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Cook County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Proviso political report.

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The average commute time for Proviso workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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