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Chicago Area:


Greenway Planning Information for

Niles

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

2.3

Area (miles2)

8.3

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.3

Grade:

D



Population

30,068

Median HH Income

$48,627

External Links

Village of Niles official website
Village Site
Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
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RTAMS
Wikipedia entry for Niles
Niles

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

No plans are available on the Community level for Niles

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Niles

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Pedestrian "C" Injury (possible injury)8
Pedestrian "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)12
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)5
Pedestrian fatality2
Greenways in Niles:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
North Branch Trail2.3(1st)2.3 100%
Northwestern corridor0.0(2nd)1.4 0%
Techny Trail0.0(3rd)0.8 0%
New Line corridor0.0     0.8 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Niles 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
Morton Grove0.44 1.57
Wilmette0.36 0.63
Niles0.28 (3rd) 0.94
Glenview0.27 0.93
Des Plaines0.24 1.69
Skokie0.24 0.71
Park Ridge0.19 0.74
Chicago0.17 0.61
Rosemont0.06 0.98
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 23,000 and 36,000 and HH Income between $47,000 and $56,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Wheeling0.58 1.46
Lansing0.53 0.96
Park Forest0.45 0.73
Carpentersville0.30 0.30
Niles0.28 (5th) 0.94
Addison0.08 0.50
Westmont0.05 0.27
Dolton0.00 0.62
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