Elmwood Park, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,150 housing units in Elmwood Park. This represents a 3.8% growth from 9,781 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,150 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elmwood Park is about 65.6%. Elmwood Park's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.9%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elmwood Park were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom16.10%
Two Bedrooms33.40%
Three Bedrooms33.90%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$172,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$604

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.40%
Home Equity Loan10%
Simple Mortgage49.60%
Debt Free34.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%