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Bedford Park

Report Card

Miles of Greenways


Area (miles2)


Greenway Density (miles/miles2)






Median HH Income


External Links

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Wikipedia entry for Bedford Park
Bedford Park

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No plans are available on the Community level for Bedford Park

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Bedford Park

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "C" Injury (possible injury)1
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)3
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)1
Greenways in Bedford Park:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
Centennial Trail0.0(1st)1.7 0%
ComEd ROW - Southwest Suburbs corridor0.0(2nd)2.4 0%
Existing Grade Separations
    All trails in Bedford Park cross roadways at-grade.
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Bedford Park have been identified as needing grade separations.
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Willow Springs0.88 1.29
Chicago0.17 0.61
Summit0.00 0.87
Bedford Park0.00 (4th) 0.67
Bridgeview0.00 0.55
McCook0.00 0.29
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 200 and 5,000 and HH Income between $46,000 and $54,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Richmond0.52 0.63
Thornton0.26 0.84
Hebron0.15 0.62
Elwood0.00 1.80
Beecher0.00 1.65
Bedford Park0.00 (6th) 0.67
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