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Glenwood

Glenwood is a village and southern suburb in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The population was 8,969 at the 2010 census. (Source: Wikipedia)

Housing stock map

See the share of the area's total housing units that are in single family homes, condominiums, two-to-four unit buildings, buildings with five to 49 units, and buildings with 50 units or more.


The Composition of Cook County’s Housing Market >

Housing market indicators

All of these property level data sets are connected to parcel-level data files from the county Assessors offices that include data on every parcel in the Chicago metropolitan area. All of these parcel-level data sets include historical data and are updated on a regular basis ranging from every week to every year depending on the data set.

Housing Stock Composition

The composition of a neighborhood’s housing stock determines the appropriate targeted strategies for stabilizing local housing markets. Learn more about this data set.

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Housing Units by Property Type


Property Type 2019
Single Family 73.8%
Condominium 19.5%
Building with 2-4 Units 1.1%
Building with 5+ Units 5.6%


Property Sales Activity

This indicator provides information on how active local residential property markets are, what types of properties are being purchased, who is buying them, and how much buyers are paying for properties.

Total Sales Activity

This is the total number of property sales in a given year. In Cook County, data are broken out separately for total sales activity on single family homes, condominium units, two-to-four unit buildings, and in buildings with five or more units. Outside of Cook County, data are for all residential parcels.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 232 219 162 100 96 94 71 119 157 132 136 164 197 172 151
Single Family 160 158 116 85 82 79 45 96 120 104 112 134 157 147 117
Condominium 72 58 46 14 14 14 23 22 34 26 24 29 36 24 30
Building with 2-4 Units -- 1 -- 1 -- 1 1 -- -- 1 -- 1 1 -- 1
Building with 5+ Units -- 2 -- -- -- -- 2 1 3 1 -- -- 3 1 3


Sales per 100 Residential Parcels

This indicator allows users to compare the level of property sales activity across geographies. This data point represents the total number of sales on all residential parcels divided by the total number of residential parcels in a given year, multiplied by 100.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 7.0 6.6 4.9 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.1 3.6 4.8 4.0 4.2 5.0 6.0 5.3 4.6


Share of Sales, Business Buyers

This represents a range of investor types from small mom-and-pop investors to large Wall Street-traded equity funds. Heightened levels of single family homes purchased by business buyers is often indicative of a distressed and low priced inventory of homes, and low demand for owner-occupied housing in a neighborhood. In Cook County, this data point is available as the share of total sales activity where the buyer was a business entity by property type (single family homes, condominium units, two-to-four unit buildings, and in buildings with five or more units). Outside of Cook County, data are for all residential parcels.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 1.3% 5.5% 5.6% 13.0% 21.9% 28.7% 18.3% 25.2% 46.5% 38.6% 38.2% 27.4% 37.6% 40.7% 21.9%
Single Family 1.3% 5.7% 5.2% 15.3% 22.0% 26.6% 22.2% 30.2% 59.2% 47.1% 42.0% 30.6% 38.2% 44.2% 23.1%
Condominium 1.4% -- 6.5% -- 21.4% 35.7% 8.7% 4.5% 5.9% 7.7% 20.8% 13.8% 30.6% 16.7% 16.7%
Building with 2-4 Units -- 100.0% -- -- -- 100.0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100.0%
Building with 5+ Units -- 100.0% -- -- -- -- 50.0% -- -- -- -- -- 100.0% 100.0% --


Share of Sales, Extremely Low Value

This represents the percent of sales that were purchased for less than $20,000 in a given year. In Cook County, this data point is available as the share of total sales activity that sold for less than $20,000 by property type (single family homes, condominium units, two-to-four unit buildings, and in buildings with five or more units). Outside of Cook County, data are for all residential parcels.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 0.4% -- 0.6% -- 6.3% 6.4% 9.9% 6.7% 3.8% 3.8% 4.4% 1.8% 2.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Single Family 0.6% -- 0.9% -- 3.7% -- 2.2% 3.1% 0.8% 1.0% 0.9% 1.5% 0.6% -- 0.9%
Condominium -- -- -- -- 21.4% 42.9% 26.1% 22.7% 14.7% 15.4% 20.8% 3.4% 8.3% 4.2% --


Mortgage Activity

These data measure the flow of mortgage credit into an area and indicates the level of lender investment. The level of mortgage activity in a neighborhood relative to other areas can assess how access to credit has changed over time in a community and how the flow of credit differs across geographies and for different property types.

Total Mortgage Activity

This is the total number of mortgages in a given year. In Cook County, data are broken out separately for total mortgage activity on single family homes, condominium units, two-to-four unit buildings, and in buildings with five or more units. Outside of Cook County, data are for all residential parcels.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 864 776 601 319 258 224 151 215 219 195 203 220 227 186 214
Single Family 718 650 489 270 233 205 128 193 194 186 195 198 199 169 189
Condominium 139 120 107 44 22 17 19 22 18 8 8 22 25 17 24
Building with 2-4 Units 7 1 2 3 2 1 2 -- 3 -- -- -- 1 -- --
Building with 5+ Units -- 5 3 2 1 1 2 -- 4 1 -- -- 2 -- 1


Mortgages per 100 Residential Parcels

Mortgages  per 100 Residential Parcel


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 25.9 23.3 18.0 9.6 7.7 6.7 4.5 6.4 6.7 6.0 6.2 6.7 6.9 5.7 6.5


Foreclosure Filing Activity

This is an indicator of distress in a local housing market and viewing changing levels of activity allows for an understanding of the evolving nature of the foreclosure crisis in a neighborhood.

Total Foreclosure Filings Activity

This is the total number of new foreclosure filings in a given year. In Cook County, data are broken out separately for foreclosure filing activity on single family homes, condominium units, two-to-four unit buildings, and in buildings with five or more units. Outside of Cook County, data are for all residential parcels.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 81 85 123 141 118 150 155 178 104 82 81 78 84 77 60
Single Family 70 72 112 123 99 127 128 157 89 70 73 71 68 65 52
Condominium 11 13 11 16 17 23 27 21 15 11 8 7 13 11 8
Building with 2-4 Units -- -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
Building with 5+ Units -- -- -- 1 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3 1 --


Foreclosure Filings per 100 Residential Parcels

This indicator allows users to compare the level of foreclosure filing activity across geographies. This data point represents the total number of foreclosure filings on all residential parcels divided by the total number of residential parcels in a given year, multiplied by 100.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 2.4 2.5 3.7 4.2 3.5 4.5 4.6 5.3 3.2 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.6 2.4 1.8


Cumulative Foreclosure Filings Activity



Property Type 2019
All Residential Properties 32.9%


Foreclosure Auctions

These are properties that have completed the foreclosure process. Understanding foreclosure auction activity helps determine the flow of year-over-year of REO (real estate owned) properties into a market, how third-party demand at auctions differs based on property types, and the density of REO activity across geographies. The level of completed foreclosure auctions activity in a neighborhood indicates distress in a local housing market.

Total Auction Activity

This is the total number of completed foreclosure auctions in a given year. In Cook County, data are broken out separately for total auction activity on single family homes, condominium units, two-to-four unit buildings, and in buildings with five or more units. Outside of Cook County, data are for all residential parcels.


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 21 23 27 41 43 34 28 31 54 64 48 45 43 44 34
Single Family 19 16 22 37 34 23 20 21 47 53 40 39 40 34 29
Condominium 2 7 5 4 8 10 8 10 7 11 8 5 3 9 5
Building with 2-4 Units -- -- -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1 -- -- --
Building with 5+ Units -- -- -- -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1 --


Share of Auctions Resulting in REO

This is the percent of completed foreclosure auctions in a given geography where there were no bidders and the property became bank-owned REO (real estate owned).


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 90.5% 91.3% 96.3% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 88.9% 96.9% 93.8% 97.8% 86.0% 77.3% 88.2%
Single Family 89.5% 93.8% 95.5% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 87.2% 96.2% 95.0% 97.4% 87.5% 76.5% 89.7%
Condominium 100.0% 85.7% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 87.5% 100.0% 66.7% 77.8% 80.0%
Building with 2-4 Units -- -- -- -- 100.0% -- -- -- -- -- -- 100.0% -- -- --
Building with 5+ Units -- -- -- -- -- 100.0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100.0% --


REO per 100 Residential Parcels


Property Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
All Residential Properties 0.6 0.6 0.8 1.2 1.3 1.0 0.8 0.9 1.5 1.9 1.4 1.3 1.1 1.0 0.9


Population and Age

Population and Age


Indicator Value
Total Population 8,657
Share of Population Aged under 18 26.1%
Share of Population Aged 18 to 44 31.2%
Share of Population Aged 45 to 64 27.7%
Share of Population Aged over 65 15.1%


Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity


Indicator Value
Share of Population that is White 18.7%
Share of Population that is African American 69.8%
Share of Population that is Hispanic or Latino 6.1%
Share of Population that is Asian 0.3%
Share of Population that is Some Other Race 5.0%


Household Income

Household Income


Indicator Value
Total Households 2,848
Share of Households with Income Less than $25,000 19.2%
Share of Households with Income $25,000 to $50,000 18.6%
Share of Households with Income $50,000 to $100,000 36.6%
Share of Households with Income $100,000 or More 25.6%


Poverty Rate

Share of Population that is under the Poverty Level


Indicator Value
Share of Population that is under the Poverty Level 13.2%


Resident Tenure

Total Households


Indicator Value
Total Households 2,848


Share of Households that are Owner-Occupied


Indicator Value
Share of Households that are Owner-Occupied 76.1%


Share of Households that are Renter-Occupied


Indicator Value
Share of Households that are Renter-Occupied 23.9%


Cost Burdened Households

Share of Owner-Occupied Households that are Cost-Burdened


Indicator Value
Share of Owner-Occupied Households that are Cost-Burdened 28.3%


Share of Renter-Occupied Households that are Cost-Burdened


Indicator Value
Share of Renter-Occupied Households that are Cost-Burdened 57.5%


Share of All Households that are Cost-Burdened


Indicator Value
Share of All Households that are Cost-Burdened 34.8%