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Chicago Area:


Greenway Planning Information for

Buffalo Grove

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

1.3

Area (miles2)

11.1

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.1

Grade:

FAIL



Population

42,909

Median HH Income

$80,525

External Links

Village of Buffalo Grove official website
Village Site
Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
RTAMS: Regional Transportation Asset System 

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RTAMS
Wikipedia entry for Buffalo Grove
Buffalo Grove

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

Community Plans

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Buffalo Grove

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "C" Injury (possible injury)5
Pedestrian "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)5
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)1
Greenways in Buffalo Grove:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Buffalo Creek corridor1.0(1st)2.4 42%
Des Plaines River Trail0.3(2nd)0.3 100%
Indian Creek corridor0.0(3rd)0.7 0%
North Central corridor0.0     2.7 0%
Aptakisic Creek corridor0.0     2.8 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Buffalo Grove have been identified as needing grade separations.
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Wheeling0.58 1.46
Mettawa0.52 0.61
Vernon Hills0.45 1.15
Lincolnshire0.34 0.76
Riverwoods0.26 0.52
Northbrook0.25 1.11
Arlington Heights0.17 0.62
Buffalo Grove0.11 (8th) 0.79
Long Grove0.04 1.49
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 30,000 and 57,000 and HH Income between $67,000 and $89,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Wheaton0.58 1.03
Bartlett0.47 1.14
Bolingbrook0.32 0.85
Elmhurst0.32 0.49
Glenview0.27 0.93
Orland Park0.22 0.67
Park Ridge0.19 0.74
Mundelein0.14 1.09
Buffalo Grove0.11 (9th) 0.79
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If you are interested in greenway and trail development in the Chicagoland area, you are invited to attend Bikeable Roads and Trails Supporters which meets the second Tuesday of every month in Wheaton, Illinois.


   
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