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CTA logo Rail Station: Forest Park  accessible

Overview
Rail Lines:Blue Line
Status:year-round
Location:711 S. Des Plaines Avenue
Fares:CTA Ventra Fare: $2.50
($1.25 Reduced / .75 Student)
*No Cash Fares Accepted at Rail Stations*
Detailed CTA Fare Structure
Related Web Pages:Schedule from CTA
 
Demographics
Population1/2 mile1 mile
20105,06120,926
20155,28021,593
Change+4.1%+3.1%
2040 (Projected)6,33624,885
 
Employment1/2 mile1 mile
20101,5858,792
20151,6028,878
Change+1.1%+1.0%
2040 (Projected)1,6819,298
The 2010 (base estimate), 2015 (interpolated) and 2040 (projected) population and employment statistics are estimates tabulated by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency of Planning (CMAP). The CMAP statistics are derived from square mile subzones. For more information see: https://datahub.cmap.illinois.gov/dataset/2040-forecast-of-population-households-and-employment
 
Ridership
Ridership Trend
Weekday Boardings:3,222 (June 2019)
Parking Capacity:1,051 spaces (2000 count)
Parking Utilization:85%
 
Land Use
Category1/2 mile1 mile
Institutional35%26%
Transportation and Other28%25%
Single-Family Residential17%21%
Multi-Family Residential10%9%
Open Space4%8%
Commercial3%7%
Industrial1%4%
Mixed Use1%1%
Source: CMAP 2010 Land Use Inventory
 
Related Projects
Capital Program:List of Capital Projects
Planning Studies:none
PMO Projects:none
 
Connecting Services
Pace Bus Routes:301 Roosevelt Road accessible
303 Forest Park - Rosemont accessible
305 East Roosevelt Road accessible
308 Medical Center accessible
310 Madison Street - Hillside accessible
317 Westchester accessible
318 West North Avenue accessible
320 Madison Street accessible
757 Oak Park - Schaumburg Limited accessible
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Forest Park
US Congressional Districts:7 Danny Davis
Illinois Senate Districts:4 Kimberly A. Lightford
Illinois House Districts:7 Emanuel Chris Welch
County Board Districts:Cook 1
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:North Central
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