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Palos Hills is a city in Cook County, in the Chicago metro area.
The latitude of Palos Hills is 41.696N. The longitude is -87.816W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 597 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 17,619.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Palos Hills 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 60465 ZIP code.
14% of Palos Hills residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Palos Hills ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Palos Hills was $25,331, compared with $21,587 nationally.
24% of Palos Hills residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Palos Hills, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $718. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,283.
Libraries in Palos Hills include Green Hills Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Palos Hills include Reporter
Cook County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Palos Hills political report.
The average commute time for Palos Hills workers is 34 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Palos Hills between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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