ElmwoodParkVillage

History

Previously named Ellsworth and later Orson, the village of Elmwood Park was officially incorporated in 1914 and is located directly west of Chicago. Read more from the Elmwood Park Public Library’s local history blog.

Population

24,973 (2010 Census Estimate)

Demographics

White 21,102
African American 481
Asian 579
American Indian and Alaska Native 70
Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander 5
Other 2,095
Identified by two or more 551
— 2010 Census

Income

Per capita income in 2011 for Elmwood Park was $26,770 and the median household income was $55,111. Data according to the 2010 U.S. Census

Housing

The median value for homes in Elmwood Park in 2011 was $269,000. Data according to the 2010 U.S. Census

Local government

Village president: Angelo “Skip” Saviano

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