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Blue Island, IL

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Blue Island is the perfect place to call home if you want a slower paced lifestyle. Each neighborhood is home to public parks, easy access to the downtown area, which is a great place to walk, bike, or rollerblade. Blue Island is also full of sports fans who show their love through the Sports Hall of Fame. Residents enjoy beautiful neighborhoods, great schools, an active lifestyle, and so much more. Calling Blue Island home is something that locals take pride in every day.

Blue Island Apartments


$795 Two bedroom in Alsip-Spencer
Beds: 2
Baths: 1


$1200 Three bedroom in Chicago-2nd Floor Charles
Beds: 3
Baths: 1


$2650 Two bedroom in New York City-55 W 105th St
Beds: 2
Baths: 1


$900 Two bedroom in Midlothian-3434 W. 147th St
Beds: 2
Baths: 1


$1000 Three bedroom in Chicago-S Charles
Beds: 3
Baths: 1


$550 One bedroom in Chicago-garden Charles
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

Key City Stats

The average age of Blue Island, IL is
30 to 34
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 6.17%
  • 8.83%
  • 6.52%
  • Female
  • 7.73%
  • 8.78%
  • 5.6%
is average rent in Blue Island, IL
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 6.47%
  • 6.79%
  • 12.06%
of units are available for rent in Blue Island
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 360
  • 59
  • 536
Getting Around in Blue Island, IL

Walk Score®
"Very Walkable"
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in Blue Island is:
30 to 34 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 4.65%
  • 18.77%
  • 2.65%

Local Blue Island Far

During the summer months Blue Island hosts a farmers market in Hart Park. The school district is responsible for bringing this market to life and strives to teach the community what it means to eat healthy. Buy local organic produce, prepared foods, and various other homemade items. Head down to Hart Park in the early evening hours on a Tuesday and shop for hidden treasures. Then come back for more the next day when things really start to get busy. Know that the money you spend goes to support your local school district, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.

Blue Island Park Dist

When you need some time out of the house on one of the many beautiful days in Blue Island, head on over to one of the communities beautiful parks. Families with younger children may enjoy the Kiddie Korral or Tot Lot, but if it is a hot day, the Memorial Park and Pool may be more your speed. Each park offers places to walk, bike, picnic, and even barbecue, which allows you to extend your day outdoors. During the different seasons, Blue Island Park District plays host to several different sports teams, seasonal activities, and much more.