Tinley Park 72 Excellent
Tinley Park Livability #320 ranked city in Illinois#10,132 ranked city in the USARanks better than 65% of areas
A+ Tinley Park Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Tinley Park Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% higher than Illinois
Tinley Park
1066% more expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Tinley Park cost of living
A+ Tinley Park Crime Total crime is 42% lower than Illinois
Total crime
1,30847% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 7747% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Tinley Park crime
C+ Tinley Park Employment Household income is 28% higher than Illinois
Median household income
$76,02237% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$34,77317% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%21% lower than the US average
Tinley Park employment
F Tinley Park Housing Home value is 26% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$220,40019% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,06712% higher than the US average
Home ownership
83%31% higher than the US average
Tinley Park real estate or Tinley Park rentals
D- Tinley Park Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than Illinois
High school grad. rates
92%10% higher than the US average
School test scores
41%16% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
16:11% lower than the US average
Tinley Park K-12 schools
F Tinley Park User Ratings There are a total of 6 ratings in Tinley Park
Overall user rating
49% 6 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
35% 5 total surveys
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      Living in Tinley Park, IL

      Tinley Park, Illinois is a moderately-sized city with a population of 57,125 residents. With a population density of 3,544 people per square mile, Tinley Park is well above the nation's average density level. The majority of Tinley Park residents report their race to be White; this is followed by Black and Asian. If you are looking for a family friendly city, Tinley Park might be a good fit as 80% of the population over 15 years old are married, and 59% have kids who are 18 years old or younger.

      Without the right tools, moving to any new town can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Tinley Park, Illinois could be a fulfilling experience for anyone who puts in the effort to do the research required. The best areas in Tinley Park and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from amenities, crime, education, employment, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the Illinois and national averages.

      Tinley Park, IL receives 73/100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #152 in Illinois and #6,958 in the USA. There are seven total categories that form the livability score. Tinley Park ranks well for amenities (A+), crime (A+) and employment (C+). The bad news for Tinley Park, there are some categories for which it does not score well, this includes: weather (D-), education (D-) and housing (F).

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Tinley Park, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.

      Low violent crime (murder, rape, robbery, assault) is a must for most people when searching for a new area to live. At 100 crimes per 100,000 residents, Tinley Park has a violent crime rate that is far below the national average.

      Certain items on your wish list like shopping, restaurants, nightlife and proximity to public transportation are all important factors to search for. Having said that, perhaps the most important metric to consider when contemplating a move to Tinley Park is real estate affordability. Median real estate prices in Tinley Park come in at $220,400, which is 26.1% higher than the Illinois average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Tinley Park, the home price to income ratio is 2.9, which is 3.3% lower than the Illinois average. Real estate appreciation rates in Tinley Park are important to consider, as they can act as a guide to determine if your new home purchase will be a solid investment going forward. During the last twelve months, the appreciation rate for Tinley Park homes comes in at 4.2%, and the 5 year appreciation rates were 3.2%.

      Tinley Park transportation information

      StatisticTinley ParkIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute33min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work80.7%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.4%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit8.2%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.3%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home3.5%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Tinley Park, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).