Glenwood Information

Glenwood Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Glenwood, IL

General Glenwood Information

State: Illinois

County: Cook County

Close cities: Hazel Crest, IL, Posen, IL, Markham, IL, Richton Park, IL, University Park, IL, Country Club Hills, IL, Dixmoor, IL, Lynwood, IL, Flossmoor, IL, Harvey, IL, Robbins, IL, Riverdale, IL, Matteson, IL, Sauk Village, IL, Greenwood, IL, Phoenix, IL, South Holland, IL, Ford Heights, IL, Steger, IL, Burnham, IL, Alsip, IL, Dolton, IL, Midlothian, IL, South Chicago Heights, IL, Chicago Heights, IL, Monee, IL, East Hazel Crest, IL, Lansing, IL, Oak Forest, IL, Homewood, IL, Merrionette Park, IL, Olympia Fields, IL, Calumet City, IL, Blue Island, IL, Park Forest, IL, Crete, IL, Thornton, IL

Glenwood Population (census data)
Total 8,551 (-4.3% since 2000)
Male 3,982 (46.6%)
Female 4,569 (53.4%)

Population Density: 3,183 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 103.0 (US Avg is 100)

Glenwood Elevation: 620 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1903

Land Area: 2.69 square miles

Median Household Income: $61,689

Zip Codes: 60425.

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Glenwood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (48.9%)
  • Black (44.5%)
  • Hispanic (5.0%)
  • Other race (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.9%)
  • Irish (10.0%)
  • Polish (7.6%)
  • Italian (7.4%)
  • Subsaharan African (4.8%)
  • English (4.0%)
Foriegn Born: 315 people (3.7%)
  • Europe (43.8%)
  • Latin America (40.6%)
  • Africa (15.6%)

Local Glenwood Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Indianapolis Colts, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Chicago State University, DePaul University, University of Illinois

Glenwood School Information

High Schools
Brookwood Junior High School (201 Glenwood-Lansing, Glenwood, IL, 60425 - Brookwood School District 167 District)
Middle Schools
Brookwood Middle School (200 Glenwood-Lansing, Glenwood, IL, 60425 - Brookwood School District 167 District)
Elementary Schools
Hickory Bend Elementary School (600 E 191st Place, Glenwood, IL, 60425 - Brookwood School District 167 District)
Longwood Elementary School (441 Longwood Drive, Glenwood, IL, 60425 - Brookwood School District 167 District)

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