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Metra logo Rail Station: Prairie Street

Overview
Rail Lines:Rock Island District
Status:year-round
Location:2100 W. Prairie St.
Fare Zone:D
Detailed Metra Fare Structure
Milepost:15.8
Related Web Pages:Rock Island District Schedule from Metra
Metra Station Page
 
Demographics
Population1/2 mile1 mile
20105,88021,659
20156,08622,297
Change+3.4%+2.9%
2040 (Projected)7,12925,570
 
Employment1/2 mile1 mile
20103,2966,987
20153,3657,291
Change+2.1%+4.2%
2040 (Projected)3,7108,814
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:30 (2018 count)
Parking Capacity:7 spaces (2016 count)
Parking Utilization:43%
Mode of Access:87% Walked, 7% Drive Alone, 7% Dropped Off (2016 Survey)
Parking and Access
 
Land Use
Category1/2 mile1 mile
Transportation and Other44%39%
Single-Family Residential26%27%
Multi-Family Residential11%8%
Industrial7%7%
Vacant1%6%
Commercial6%5%
Open Space1%4%
Institutional4%3%
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:877 Harvey - Downers Grove Limited accessible
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Blue Island
US Congressional Districts:1 Bobby Rush
Illinois Senate Districts:14 Emil Jones, III
Illinois House Districts:28 Robert Rita
County Board Districts:Cook 5
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:Southwest
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