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Information about Oak Forest

The town of Oak Forest is located in the state of Illinois. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Oak Forest City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews3.2 / 5 for Oak Forest by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Oak Forest’s Administration

Address of Oak Forest town hallOak ForestCity hall Oak Forest
15440 CENTRAL AVE

OAK FOREST IL 60452
United States
Town hall phone numberNot available
Town hall fax numberNot available
Town hall emailNot available
Oak Forest IL official websiteOAK-FOREST.ORG
Oak Forest mayor

Oak Forest town demography

Name of Oak Forest town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants28 051 population69 / 1 392
Oak Forest town population density4 714,6 pop/sq mi (1 820,3 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Oak Forest, IL

How to get a passport in Oak Forest IL ? There are 1 passport offices in Oak Forest, try one of these
Name Street Phone
OAK FOREST POST OFFICE IL15811 S CENTRAL STREET7086872137

The top 3 most popular banks in Oak Forest

There are 6 bank branches in Oak Forest.
Marquette Bank is the most popular bank in town with 1, followed by Fifth Third Bank with 1 and then TCF National Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Oak Forest :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Marquette Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Fifth Third Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TCF National Bank1Full Service Retail Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
CNB Bank and Trust, N.A.1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Savings Bank of Hegewisch1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Oak Forest

Oak Forest town administrative number

Oak Forest town code1754638
Oak Forest town postcode60452

Information about Oak Forest

Cities twinned with Oak ForestCurrently, the town Oak Forest isn’t twinned
Natural parkOak Forest isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of Oak Forest town

Serbian: Оук Форест  

Transport modes in Oak Forest

Airport
Chicago Midway International Airport 20 km
Gary/Chicago International Airport 28.4 km
Lewis University Airport 28.5 km

Oak Forest town territory

Oak Forest town area5,95 sq mi (15,41 km²)
Oak Forest town altitude663 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 41.6057
Longitude: -87.7536
Latitude: 41° 36' 21'' North
Longitude: 87° 45' 13'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Distance between Oak Forest and country’s main cities

New York City : 1162 kmLos Angeles : 2808 kmChicago : 27 km closest
Houston : 1485 kmPhiladelphia : 1077 kmPhoenix : 2315 km
San Antonio : 1664 kmSan Diego : 2766 kmDallas : 1264 km
San Jose : 2948 kmJacksonville : 1368 kmIndianapolis : 245 km
San Francisco : 3032 kmAustin : 1545 kmColumbus : 440 km

Schools in Oak Forest IL

Elementary schools in Oak Forest

Arbor Park Middle School

District of Arbor Park School District 145
Low grade : 4, High grade : 8
Students : 671

Fieldcrest Elementary School

District of Prairie-Hills Education Service District 144
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 248

Kerkstra Elementary School

District of Forest Ridge School District 142
Low grade : 1, High grade : 5
Students : 472

Lee R Foster Elementary School

District of Forest Ridge School District 142
Low grade : 1, High grade : 5
Students : 380

Morton Gingerwood Elementary School

District of Arbor Park School District 145
Low grade : 1, High grade : 2
Students : 270

Ridge Early Childhood Center

District of Forest Ridge School District 142
Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 233

Scarlet Oak Elementary School

District of Arbor Park School District 145
Low grade : 3, High grade : 4
Students : 286

Walter F Fierke Educational Center

District of Ccsd 146
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 345

Middle schools in Oak Forest

Jack Hille Middle School

District of Forest Ridge School District 142
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 564

High schools in Oak Forest

Oak Forest High School

District of Bremen Chsd 228
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1324

Private schools in Oak Forest

St Damian School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 387

Schools near Oak Forest

Hotel offers in Oak Forest

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Nearby hotel : Best Western PLUS Chicago Southland
Best Western PLUS Chicago Southland
Address : 4375 Frontage Road : 93 $US / 120 $US - 59
This Oak Forest, Illinois hotel is within a 10-minute drive of Oak Forest Hospital and Odyssey Fun World. The modern hotel features an indoor pool and all rooms have a 32-inch flat-screen TV.
Nearby hotel : Chicago Southland Inn and Suites
Chicago Southland Inn and Suites
Address : 2850 West 159th Street, Markham Distance : 5.6 km : 40 $US / 81 $US - 56
This Markham hotel off Highway 294 offers spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi and a cable TV. It features an on-site fitness room and is 15.7 miles from Chicago Midway International Airport.
Nearby hotel : Days Inn Alsip
Days Inn Alsip
Address : 5150 West 127th Street, Alsip Distance : 6.3 km : 54 $US / 0 $US - 108
Just off Interstate 294 and less than 10 miles from Midway International Airport, this Alsip hotel features guest rooms with free Wi-Fi. A complimentary continental breakfast is offered each morning.
Nearby hotel : La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Tinley Park
La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Tinley Park
Address : 7255 West 183rd Street, Tinley Park Distance : 6.4 km : 69 $US / 0 $US - 101
Featuring an indoor swimming pool with floor to ceiling windows, this Tinley Park, Illinois hotel is less than 10 minutes’ walk to Tinley Park Convention Center. Free Wi-Fi is provided in all rooms.
Nearby hotel : DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago/Alsip
DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago/Alsip
Address : 5000 West 127th Street, Alsip Distance : 6.4 km 193
Providing free transfers to the nearby Chicago Midway Airport, this Alsip hotel is close to area motorways and features a variety of on-site amenities, including elegant banquet and meeting facilities.

Leisure and activities in the Oak Forest town’s surrounding area

Zoo
Brookfield Zoo
to Brookfield 26.6 km
Golf course
George W Dunne National Golf Course
to Tinley Park 1.4 km
Midlothian Country Club
to Midlothian 2.3 km
Fountain Hills Golf Club
to Alsip 7.9 km
Odyssey Golf Course
to Tinley Park 8 km
Ravisloe Country Club
to Homewood 8.3 km
Water's Edge Golf Club
to Worth 8.7 km
Palos Country Club
to Orland Park 8.7 km
The Meadows Golf Club of Blue Island
to Blue Island 8.8 km
Silver Lake Country Club
to Orland Park 9.3 km
White Mountain Executive Golf Course
to Tinley Park 10 km

Other information on town Oak Forest

Nuclear power plantDresden Generating Station 49 km