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Metra logo Rail Station: Palatine  accessible

Overview
Rail Lines:Union Pacific Northwest Line
Status:year-round
Location:137 W. Wood St.
Fare Zone:F
Detailed Metra Fare Structure
Milepost:26.4
Related Web Pages:Union Pacific Northwest Line Schedule from Metra
Metra Station Page
 
Demographics
Population1/2 mile1 mile
20103,99713,431
20154,25513,967
Change+6.1%+3.8%
2040 (Projected)5,53216,587
 
Employment1/2 mile1 mile
20103,1319,096
20153,1719,182
Change+1.3%+0.9%
2040 (Projected)3,3659,607
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:2,482 (2018 count)
Parking Capacity:1,329 spaces (2016 count)
Parking Utilization:100%
Mode of Access:12% Walked, 65% Drive Alone, 17% Dropped Off, 6% Carpool, 0% Bus, 1% Bike, 0% Taxi, 0% Other Metra, 0% Other (2016 Survey)
Parking and Access
 
Land Use
Category1/2 mile1 mile
Single-Family Residential34%41%
Transportation and Other27%24%
Commercial6%8%
Open Space3%7%
Multi-Family Residential15%7%
Industrial6%5%
Institutional7%5%
Vacant2%2%
Source: CMAP 2010 Land Use Inventory
 
Related Projects
Capital Program:List of Capital Projects
Planning Studies:Palatine TOD Plan
PMO Projects:none
 
Connecting Services
There are no interagency transfers at this location.
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Palatine
US Congressional Districts:6 Sean Casten
Illinois Senate Districts:27 Ann Gillespie
Illinois House Districts:54 Thomas Morrison
County Board Districts:Cook 14
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:Northwest
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