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Greenway Planning Information for

Carol Stream

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

4.5

Area (miles2)

11.6

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.4

Grade:

C-



Population

40,438

Median HH Income

$64,893

External Links

Village of Carol Stream official website
Village Site
Carol Stream Bikes official website
Advocacy Group site
Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
RTAMS: Regional Transportation Asset System 

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RTAMS
Wikipedia entry for Carol Stream
Carol Stream

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

Community Plans

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Carol Stream

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "C" Injury (possible injury)8
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)9
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)2
Greenways in Carol Stream:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Great Western Trail2.2(1st)2.2 100%
Klein Creek corridor1.6(2nd)4.4 36.3%
West Branch Regional Trail0.5(3rd)0.5 100%
Winfield Creek corridor0.2     1.0 21%
Pipeline corridor0.0     0.9 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Winfield0.87 1.35
Wheaton0.58 1.03
West Chicago0.51 1.34
Bartlett0.47 1.14
Glen Ellyn0.41 0.69
Bloomingdale0.38 0.81
Carol Stream0.38 (7th) 0.77
Hanover Park0.34 1.22
Glendale Heights0.09 0.32
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 31,000 and 49,000 and HH Income between $56,000 and $70,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Crystal Lake0.47 1.36
Lombard0.47 0.64
Carol Stream0.38 (3rd) 0.77
Hanover Park0.34 1.22
Streamwood0.34 0.83
Elmhurst0.32 0.49
Elk Grove Village0.17 0.70
Glendale Heights0.09 0.32
Downers Grove0.08 0.81
Tinley Park0.04 0.54
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