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Welcome to Elmhurst

With a wealth of shops, restaurants, community events, and arts and culture, Elmhurst is home to more than 40,000 residents who enjoy everything this vibrant community has to offer. Elmhurst’s award-winning park district maintains nearly 30 parks as well as trails, playgrounds, and athletic facilities. At the center of town is Wilder Park, where locals will also find the community’s public library, Wilder Mansion, the Wilder Park Conservatory, and the Elmhurst Art Museum. The museum has been named the “Best Suburban Art Museum in Chicago” by Chicago magazine and is adjacent to the McCormick House, a rare single-family home designed by Mies van der Rohe.

 

Residents come together for dozens of community events that are held throughout the year. The Memorial Day Parade has taken place every year since its start in 1918 and the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is the third largest in the Chicagoland area. In addition to its many cultural offerings, the city is known for its bustling shopping and dining scene. Elmhurst’s City Centre boasts a movie theater, an assortment of eateries and boutiques, and community events such as the annual Rock the Block Party. The Elmhurst Express Trolley connects downtown Elmhurst with the community’s other shopping areas, including the Spring Road and York & Vallette business districts. The Trolley is free and runs during the summer and holiday season.

 

With its proximity to O’Hare International Airport, the Tri-State Tollway, and the Eisenhower Expressway, Elmhurst offers convenient transportation options. A Metra train station is also located in town, providing easy access to downtown Chicago. The city is also the site of Elmhurst College, a private liberal arts college that was founded in 1871.

Overview for Elmhurst, IL

51,760 people live in Elmhurst, where the median age is 40.8 and the average individual income is $58,723.08. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

51,760

Total Population

40.8 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$58,723.08

Average individual Income

Schools in Elmhurst, IL

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The following schools are within or nearby Elmhurst. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Churchville Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Elmhurst Acaddemy Of Early Learning
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Salt Creek Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 3rd
No rating available
Immanuel Lutheran
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Pythagoras Childrens Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Visitation School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Lincoln Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Timothy Christian Schools
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Edison Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Hawthorne Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Sandburg Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
York Community High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Emerson Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Jackson Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Wilson Montessori Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Conrad Fischer Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Field Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Immaculate Conception Grade School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Jefferson Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

Demographics and Employment Data for Elmhurst, IL

Elmhurst has 18,976 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Elmhurst do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 51,760 people call Elmhurst home. The population density is 4,109.44 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

51,760

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40.8

Median Age

49.37 / 50.63%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
18,976

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$58,723.08

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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