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Chicago Area:

Greenway Planning Information for

Elk Grove Village

Report Card

Miles of Greenways


Area (miles2)


Greenway Density (miles/miles2)






Median HH Income


External Links

Friends of Cycling in Elk Grove official website
Nonprofit Organization site
Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
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Wikipedia entry for Elk Grove Village
Elk Grove Village

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

Community Plans

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

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "C" Injury (possible injury)4
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)6
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)4
Pedestrian fatality1
Greenways in Elk Grove Village:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
Pipeline corridor1.5(1st)4.4 33.3%
Salt Creek Greenway1.1(2nd)2.6 41.6%
Polk Branch corridor0.0(3rd)0.4 0%
ComEd ROW - Lombard to Des Plaines corridor0.0     1.5 0%
Jane Addams corridor0.0     1.3 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Elk Grove Village have been identified as needing grade separations.
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Rolling Meadows0.50 1.08
Itasca0.45 1.26
Wood Dale0.43 0.90
Hoffman Estates0.36 0.62
Schaumburg0.30 0.72
Mount Prospect0.25 0.63
Des Plaines0.24 1.69
Elk Grove Village0.17 (8th) 0.70
Arlington Heights0.17 0.62
Bensenville0.05 0.32
Roselle0.04 0.04
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 28,000 and 41,000 and HH Income between $55,000 and $67,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Oak Forest0.63 0.67
Wheeling0.58 1.46
Crystal Lake0.47 1.36
Woodridge0.41 1.18
Carol Stream0.38 0.77
Hanover Park0.34 1.22
Streamwood0.34 0.83
Elk Grove Village0.17 (8th) 0.70
Glendale Heights0.09 0.32
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