Melrose Park Tourism, Illinois

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Melrose Park is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. It is a suburb of Chicago. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 25,411. Melrose Park has long been home to a large Italian-American population. The suburb was the home of Kiddieland Amusement Park from 1929 until 2010 (it closed in September 2009 before it was demolished), and the current home of Maywood Park Racetrack, the Shrine of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, and Stern Pinball, Inc., which is now the world's last manufacturer of coin-operated pinball machines. There is a Metra railroad station in Melrose Park with daily service to Chicago. Melrose Park is home to two hospitals, Westlake Hospital and Gottlieb Memorial Hospital.


Is Melrose Park in United States on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. A gripping city on its own right, Chicago also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Chicago for its bountiful attractions like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate on your trip to Melrose Park. Popular vacation packages of Melrose Park are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Melrose Park*

  • Pollution Statistics in Melrose Park

    Know the pollution level of Melrose Park before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 32.19 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 44.33 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53.25 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.57 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.34 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 23.77 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.51 (Very Low)
  • Melrose Park: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Melrose Park for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Melrose Park.

    • Burglary and Theft 57.74 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65.99 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 70.79 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 72.61 (High)
    • Car Stealing 55.43 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 65.53 (High)
    • Attacks 62.26 (High)
    • Drug offense 70.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.31 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 24.05 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 61.71 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 48.08 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 69.05 (High)
  • Living in Melrose Park - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Melrose Park is 160.98 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 34.67 (Low)
    • Climate Index 66.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 38.09 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.29 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.46 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 66.5 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.52 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 133.28 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Melrose Park

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Melrose Park

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.64 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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