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Richton Park

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Miles of Greenways


Area (miles2)


Greenway Density (miles/miles2)






Median HH Income


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Richton Park

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Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)2
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)2
Greenways in Richton Park:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
Hickory Creek Bikeway0.0(1st)5.5 0%
Existing Grade Separations
    All trails in Richton Park cross roadways at-grade.
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Richton Park have been identified as needing grade separations.
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Matteson0.47 1.09
Park Forest0.45 0.73
Frankfort0.33 0.75
Richton Park0.00 (4th) 1.14
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 9,000 and 16,000 and HH Income between $44,000 and $52,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Midlothian0.38 0.93
Fox Lake0.35 1.38
Crest Hill0.34 0.68
Northlake0.26 0.94
Crestwood0.19 1.31
Harvard0.18 7.15
Forest Park0.13 0.59
Richton Park0.00 (8th) 1.14
Lyons0.00 0.74
Chicago Ridge0.00 0.66
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