Evergreen Park

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Evergreen Park


The village is included in the Chicago Metropolitan area. In 2000, the village consisted of 20,821 people. It is located 3 miles from Oak Lawn, IL and 10 miles south of Chicago, Illinois.


Evergreen Park was first established in the year of 1828. The first railroad which arrived in the village was called The Grand Trunk Railroad and it arrived in the year of 1873. During the early 1890s, the area became a hot spot for recreational activities. Chicagoans were attracted to it’s beer gardens and picnic groves. The village was named after a park located on 97th Street and Homan Avenue.

Nearby Attractions

  • Hollywood Park – Crestwood
  • Bronzeville Children’s Museum
  • Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture
  • Museum of Science and Industry
  • William W. Powers State Recreation Area

Things To Do

Evergreen Park has 13 churches and is known as the “Village Of Churches”. The village also has a recreational swimming location called the Evergreen Aqua Park. This location offers a keyhole shaped pool, a kid’s play land, and a baby splash pool. Other parks and playgrounds include: Evergreen Park, Northwest Park, Southeast Park, and Mini Park.


Chicago Midway Airport is not far from Evergreen Park.

Higher Education

  • Harvey College
  • Chicago State University
  • Richard J Daley College





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    Number of households 7,089
    Household Avg. Income 82,608
    Avg. year dwelling build 1954
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    Population 19,598
    Population Density 5,759
    Median Age 38
    Average value of the dwelling in which household lives $230,963
    Avg. years a household has lived in dwelling. 21 years
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