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Chicago Ridge is a village in Cook County, in the Chicago metro area.
The latitude of Chicago Ridge is 41.701N. The longitude is -87.779W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 594 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 13,900.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Chicago Ridge demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cook County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Chicago area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60453 ZIP code.
15% of Chicago Ridge residents report German ancestry, and 20% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Chicago Ridge ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Chicago Ridge was $20,278, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Chicago Ridge residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Chicago Ridge, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $633. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,154.
Libraries in Chicago Ridge include Chicago Ridge Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Chicago Ridge include Reporter
Cook County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Chicago Ridge political report.
The average commute time for Chicago Ridge workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Chicago Ridge between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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