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Oak Park, IL

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Oak Park Apartments

$1189-$5552

100 Forest Place
Beds: Studio-2  •  Baths: 1-2.5

$695-$4000

Oak Park Regional Housing Center
Beds: Studio-4
Baths: 1-2

$925

$925 One bedroom in Chicago-3247 Elston
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$860

$860 Two bedroom in Berwyn-1846 S Clarence
Beds: 2
Baths: 1

$860

$860 One bedroom in Chicago-3247 Belmont
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$680

$680 One bedroom in Chicago-15 n Keeler
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

Key City Stats

The average age of Oak Park, IL is
45 to 49
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 6.99%
  • 6.13%
  • 7.66%
  • Female
  • 5.79%
  • 7.23%
  • 8.81%
$963
is average rent in Oak Park, IL
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 5.25%
  • 5.28%
  • 7.57%
50.9%
of units are available for rent in Oak Park
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 1329
  • 167
  • 592
Getting Around in Oak Park, IL

85
Walk Score®
"Very Walkable"
61
Transit Score®
"Good Transit"
The average commuter time in Oak Park 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
  • 4.36%
  • 19.97%
  • 4.47%

The Bell Tolls for Yo

The city was once home to Ernest Hemingway, the writer of such greats as "For Whom the Bell Tolls." Hemingway is not the only notable person to come from Oak Park as Richard Bach, Betty White, and Anna Chlumsky also called the city home. The list of famous residents goes on. The history of Oak Park includes not just stars, but the architectural wonders of Frank Lloyd Wright and the presence of the Oak Park Art League, which was founded in 1921. The programs puts together programs for Oak Park, Chicago, and surrounding communities, providing culture and arts for the masses.

The Chicago Life

With Chicago just a stone’s throw away, the night life of the city is easy to reach. For those people who love peace and quiet in everyday life, but need the opportunity to break free and have fun, Oak Park is a prime location. Nestled comfortable against the Windy City, residents have a short drive to enjoy attractions, such as the Navy Pier or events such as A Taste of Chicago. For the real nightlife, you can visit the Enclave Club, The Underground, or the Funky Buddha Club, among others. Dining experiences both fine and casual are available as well.

Enjoying the Village

While the connection to Chicago offers the nightlife, Oak Park offers entertainment options, too. The Oak Park Festival Theatre company is a professional troupe that offers shows year round. Other theater groups include Momenta and Circle Theater, which offer a wide variety of show experiences. Dining is none too shabby, catering to both the casual and fine diner in you. Seafood is available at Hemmingway's Bistro & Le Coq Francais Seafood Bar while Maya Del Sol features meals with a Latin flavor. Sushi lovers can get their fill at the Sushi House while Greek food is plentiful at Papaspiros Greek Cuisine