Niles Information

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General Niles Information

State: Illinois

County: Cook County

Close cities: Harwood Heights, IL, Glencoe, IL, Northbrook, IL, Humboldt, IL, Techny, IL, Montrose, IL, Northfield, IL, Prospect Heights, IL, Wheeling, IL, Norridge, IL, Wilmette, IL, Morton Grove, IL, Golf, IL, River Grove, IL, Schiller Park, IL, Park Ridge, IL, Winnetka, IL, Oak Park, IL, Northlake, IL, Des Plaines, IL, Gladstone, IL, Rosemont, IL, Elmhurst, IL, Glenview, IL, Berkeley, IL, Lincolnwood, IL, River Forest, IL, Ellsworth, IL, Elmwood Park, IL, Riverwoods, IL, Kenilworth, IL, Maywood, IL, Bellwood, IL, Bensenville, IL, Evanston, IL, Stone Park, IL, Mount Prospect, IL, Melrose Park, IL, Skokie, IL, Hillside, IL

Niles Population (census data)
Total 28,848 (-3.5% since 2000)
Male 13,458 (46.7%)
Female 15,390 (53.3%)

Population Density: 4,910 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 117.3 (US Avg is 100)

Niles Elevation: 625 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1901

Land Area: 5.88 square miles

Median Household Income: $55,660

Zip Codes: 60714.

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Niles Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.3%)
  • Hispanic (5.0%)
  • Asian Indian (4.4%)
  • Korean (3.1%)
  • Filipino (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • Other Asian (1.0%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Polish (22.9%)
  • German (14.3%)
  • Irish (9.9%)
  • Italian (8.9%)
  • Russian (3.8%)
  • Greek (3.3%)
Foriegn Born: 10,144 people (35.2%)
  • Europe (64.6%)
  • Asia (35.4%)

Niles School Information

High Schools
Gemini Junior High School (8955 Greenwood Avenue, Niles, IL, 60714 - East Maine School District 63 District)
Middle Schools
Emerson Middle School (8101 Cumberland Avenue, Niles, IL, 60714 - Park Ridge Community Consolidated School District 64 District)
Elementary Schools
Mark Twain Elementary School (9401 Hamlin Avenue, Niles, IL, 60714 - East Maine School District 63 District)
V H Nelson Elementary School (8901 N Ozanam Avenue, Niles, IL, 60714 - East Maine School District 63 District)
Other/Private Schools
Clarence E Culver School (6901 W Oakton Street, Niles, IL, 60714 - Niles ESD 71 District)
Jefferson School (8200 Greendale, Niles, IL, 60714 - Park Ridge Community Consolidated School District 64 District)

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