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Welcome to Tinley Park ...

The village of Tinley Park is primarily located in Cook County<1>. A portion of Tinley Park extends into Will County.

The location of Tinley Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Tinley Park: TIN-lee<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tinley Park has a population of 55,718 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Tinley Park.

Tinley Park is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: Tinley Park lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Tinley Park lies within the (708) area code.

The ZIP code for Tinley Park: 60477<6>

Websites for Tinley Park ...

Official Website: www.tinleypark.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tinley Park had an population of 55,718 people. This is a decrease of 1.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.12% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tinley Park had a population of 56,703 people. This makes Tinley Park the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Tinley Park represents 0.44% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 22nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 56,703 people, the population of Tinley Park increased 17.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 48,401 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Tinley Park.

Communities near Tinley Park ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tinley Park.

  • Joliet [Will County]
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    • Joliet [Will County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the west of Tinley Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 146,673 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joliet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joliet<8>
  • Cicero [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cicero
    • Cicero [Cook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the north of Tinley Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 79,727 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cicero<8>
  • Hammond [Lake County]
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    • Hammond [Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the east of Tinley Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 75,342 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hammond<8>
  • Bolingbrook [Will County]
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    • Bolingbrook [Will County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Tinley Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 74,025 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolingbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolingbrook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolingbrook<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oak Lawn [Cook County]
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      • Oak Lawn [Cook County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the north of Tinley Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,376 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Lawn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Lawn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Lawn<8>
    • Berwyn [Cook County]
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      • Berwyn [Cook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the north of Tinley Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,701 people
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    • Downers Grove [DuPage County]
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      • Downers Grove [DuPage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northwest of Tinley Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,727 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downers Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downers Grove<8>
    • Romeoville [Will County]
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      • Romeoville [Will County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the west of Tinley Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,770 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Romeoville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romeoville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Romeoville<8>
    • Calumet City [Cook County]
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      • Calumet City [Cook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the east of Tinley Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,514 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calumet City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calumet City<8>
    • Woodridge [DuPage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodridge
      • Woodridge [DuPage County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Tinley Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,329 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodridge<8>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tinley Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tinley Park.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tinley Park. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Tinley Park.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tinley Park. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Tinley Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tinley Park ...

Looking for more information about Tinley Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Tinley Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tinley Park.

Adding Tinley Park to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Tinley Park in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Tinley Park was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Tinley Park on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Illinois (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Tinley Park on our Genealogy Page.

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The official website for Tinley Park: www.tinleypark.org/

The official website for Cook County: www.co.cook.il.us/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Cook, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Tinley Park. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tinley Park.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tinley Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Tinley Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tinley Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tinley Park) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tinley Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tinley ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tinley Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5668, Longitude: -87.8053       In this case, the coordinates for Tinley Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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