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Metra logo Rail Station: Racine Avenue

Overview
Rail Lines:Electric District
Status:year-round
Location:Racine Ave. (S. of 120th St.)
Fare Zone:C
Detailed Metra Fare Structure
Milepost:17.0
Related Web Pages:Electric District Schedule from Metra
Metra Station Page
 
Demographics
Population1/2 mile1 mile
20104,60620,488
20154,74621,006
Change+2.9%+2.5%
2040 (Projected)5,45723,510
 
Employment1/2 mile1 mile
20104592,128
20155552,571
Change+17.3%+17.2%
2040 (Projected)1,0354,785
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:28 (2018 count)
Parking Capacity:29 spaces (2016 count)
Parking Utilization:34%
Mode of Access:60% Walked, 28% Drive Alone, 12% Dropped Off (2016 Survey)
NOTE: 2006 Mode of Access data for this station is not considered reliable because the sample size is too small based on the response pattern. Exercise caution in using that data.
Parking and Access
 
Land Use
Category1/2 mile1 mile
Transportation and Other35%33%
Single-Family Residential31%31%
Vacant18%10%
Institutional7%8%
Industrial4%8%
Commercial1%6%
Multi-Family Residential1%3%
Open Space3%2%
Source: CMAP 2010 Land Use Inventory
 
Related Projects
Capital Program:List of Capital Projects
Planning Studies:none
PMO Projects:none
 
Connecting Services
There are no interagency transfers at this location.
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Chicago
US Congressional Districts:1 Bobby Rush
Illinois Senate Districts:14 Emil Jones, III
Illinois House Districts:27 Justin Slaughter
County Board Districts:Cook 5
Chicago Wards:34 Carrie M. Austin
Councils of Mayors:Chicago
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