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La Grange Park is a village in Cook County, in the Chicago metro area.

The latitude of La Grange Park is 41.834N. The longitude is -87.861W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 623 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 13,062.


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Median household income
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$58,918
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our La Grange Park demographic reports
La Grange Park is on Salt Creek.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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17% of La Grange Park residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the La Grange Park ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in La Grange Park was $30,247, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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42% of La Grange Park residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in La Grange Park, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $727.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,468.


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Libraries in La Grange Park include Lagrange Park Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in La Grange Park include La Grange Doings

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

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The average commute time for La Grange Park workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in La Grange Park between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.5 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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