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Chicago Heights
Cook County, Illinois

60411, 60412

The Crossroads of the Nation

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Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items


Chamber of Commerce.



Statistics & Facts

The Illinois state capital is Springfield.
The population of Chicago Heights is approximately 33,072 (1990), 30276 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 11,620 (1990), 9587 (2010).
The amount of land area in Chicago Heights is 23.392 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Chicago Heights is 9.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.029 sq kilometers.
The distance from Chicago Heights to Washington DC is 610 miles.
The distance to the Illinois state capital is 162 miles. (as the crow flies)
Chicago Heights is positioned 41.50 degrees north of the equator and 87.63 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Chicago Heights median income is $ 36,958.
The Chicago Heights median home price is $ 94,800.
The average winter temperature is 22.0 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 58.7 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 73.3 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 52.1 degrees F.


near Chicago in northeastern Illinois.
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History & History Related Items

Chicago Heights became known as the Crossroads of the Nation when the Transcontinental Lincoln and Dixie Highways intersected in Chicago Heights when they were completed. The city feels it is also a crossraods of opportunity for its residents and visitors.
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Chicago Heights City Government

City of Chicago Heights official website

1601 Chicago Road
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
Phone: 708-756-5315
Fax: 708-756-5320

Chicago Heights Chamber

Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce
1154 Ridge Road
Homewood, Illinois 60430
Phone: 708-957-6950

Chicago Heights Organizations

Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce
1154 Ridge Road
Homewood, Illinois 60430
Phone: 708-957-6950

Chicago Heights Libraries

Chicago Heights Public Library
25 W. 15th Street
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
Phone: 708-754-0323
Fax: 708-754-0325

Chicago Heights Schools


Prairie State College
202 South Halsted Street
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
Phone: 708-709-3500

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