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Maywood is a village in Cook County, in the Chicago metro area.
The community was named after May Nichols, daughter of the founder.
The latitude of Maywood is 41.879N. The longitude is -87.843W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 627 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 26,398.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Maywood 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 60153 ZIP code.
2% of Maywood residents report German ancestry, and 1% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Maywood ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Maywood was $14,915, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Maywood residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Maywood, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $543. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,172.
Libraries in Maywood include Maywood Public Library ... View libraries
Cook County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Maywood political report.
The average commute time for Maywood workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Maywood 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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