Oak Park profile: Breaking down the suburb's makeup

The charming village is more affluent than Cook County, Chicago, nation

Located just west of the city of Chicago, Oak Park is best known as the home of Frank Lloyd Wright. The small village had access to Chicago’s CTA lines and buses making it an ideal commuter town. According to Altos Research, the median-single family home value in Oak Park as of December 4 was reported at $469,335.