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Metra logo Rail Station: Melrose Park

Overview
Rail Lines:Union Pacific West Line
Status:year-round
Location:1801 W. Main St.
Fare Zone:C
Detailed Metra Fare Structure
Milepost:11.3
Related Web Pages:Union Pacific West Line Schedule from Metra
Metra Station Page
 
Demographics
Population1/2 mile1 mile
20109,66028,981
20159,87229,645
Change+2.1%+2.2%
2040 (Projected)10,87232,773
 
Employment1/2 mile1 mile
20102,2367,573
20152,2887,671
Change+2.3%+1.3%
2040 (Projected)2,5458,150
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:86 (2018 count)
Parking Capacity:48 spaces (2016 count)
Parking Utilization:98%
Mode of Access:21% Walked, 60% Drive Alone, 11% Dropped Off, 4% Carpool, 2% Bus, 2% Bike (2016 Survey)
Parking and Access
 
Land Use
Category1/2 mile1 mile
Transportation and Other34%33%
Single-Family Residential29%29%
Industrial7%14%
Multi-Family Residential14%9%
Institutional6%6%
Commercial4%3%
Vacant3%3%
Open Space1%2%
Mixed Use2%1%
Source: CMAP 2010 Land Use Inventory
 
Related Projects
Capital Program:List of Capital Projects
Planning Studies:Melrose Park Metra Station and Pace Route Access Improvements
Melrose Park Lake Street Transit Improvement Plan
PMO Projects:none
 
Connecting Services
Pace Bus Routes:303 Forest Park - Rosemont accessible
309 Lake Street accessible
313 St. Charles Road accessible
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Maywood, Melrose Park
US Congressional Districts:4 Chuy Garcia, 7 Danny Davis
Illinois Senate Districts:39 Don Harmon, 4 Kimberly A. Lightford
Illinois House Districts:7 Emanuel Chris Welch, 77 Kathleen Willis
County Board Districts:Cook 1, Cook 16
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:North Central
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