Oak Park Real Estate Market Overview

Could Oak Park, IL be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Oak Park. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Oak Park such as River... Forest and Forest Park. When you’re ready, Trulia has 340 resale and new homes in Oak Park lined up for you, including 32 open houses, and 63 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$296,500

Median Sales Price

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$250

Price Per Sqft

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$2,100

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Oak Park show a -19% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -16% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Oak Park for Feb 26 to May 25 was $296,500 based on 96 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Oak Park was $250, a decrease of -1% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Oak Park for Apr 29 to May 29 was $2,100.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Oak Park can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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39

Counts of Assault

31

Counts of Theft

29

Counts of Robbery


Best Schools in Oak Park

There are 12 schools in Oak Park.

Elementary Schools
9

William Hatch Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Horace Mann Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Longfellow Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

Middle Schools
8

Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

8

Percy Julian Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
9

Oak Park And River Forest High School

Public, 9 - 12

N/A

Harbor Academy Reg Safe Sch Prg

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Oak Park by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
33%
Single residents
Home owners
72%
Home owners
Median age
39
Median age
Household income
$82,875
Median household income
College educated
75%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Oak Park commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
69% commute by car
0% commute by bike
23% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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