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Metra logo Rail Station: Prairie Crossing  accessible

Overview
Rail Lines:Milwaukee District North Line
Status:year-round
Location:3001 Harris Rd.
Fare Zone:H
Detailed Metra Fare Structure
Milepost:39.2
Related Web Pages:Milwaukee District North Line Schedule from Metra
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Demographics
Population1/2 mile1 mile
20103831,112
20154451,301
Change+13.9%+14.5%
2040 (Projected)8432,407
 
Employment1/2 mile1 mile
2010168837
20152631,298
Change+36.1%+35.5%
2040 (Projected)7423,608
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:368 (2018 count)
Parking Capacity:642 spaces (2016 count)
Parking Utilization:59%
Mode of Access:4% Walked, 78% Drive Alone, 14% Dropped Off, 3% Carpool, 1% Bike (2016 Survey)
Parking and Access
 
Land Use
Category1/2 mile1 mile
Agricultural22%30%
Transportation and Other31%29%
Single-Family Residential28%21%
Commercial4%7%
Vacant12%7%
Institutional3%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:Lake
Municipalities:Grayslake
US Congressional Districts:10 Brad Schneider
Illinois Senate Districts:26 Dan McConchie, 31 Melinda Bush
Illinois House Districts:51 Mary Edly-Allen, 62 Sam Yingling
County Board Districts:Lake 15, Lake 6
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:Lake
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