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Calumet Park, Illinois
Village
Obama Drive street sign
Obama Drive street sign
Motto: "The Place to be"
Location of Calumet Park in Cook County, Illinois.
Location of Calumet Park in Cook County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Country  United States
State Illinois
County Cook
Township Calumet
Incorporated 1912
Area
 • Total 1.15 sq mi (2.97 km2)
 • Land 1.11 sq mi (2.88 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.09 km2)  3.48%
Population (2010)
 • Total 7,835
 • Estimate (2018) 7,672
 • Density 7,002.70/sq mi (2,702.72/km2)
  Down 6.81% from 2010
Standard of living (2007-11)
 • Per capita income $24,204
 • Median home value $141,900
ZIP code(s) 60643, 60827
Area code(s) 708
Geocode 17-10513
FIPS code 17-10513
Demographics (2010)
White Black Asian
6.6% 88.3% 0.5%
Islander Native Other Hispanic
(any race)
0.03% 0.2% 4.4% 6.8%

Calumet Park (formerly DeYoung) is a village in Illinois in the United States. It is in Cook County. This road became the first Obama Drive in the country and the first road named after the former U.S. President Barack Obama in his home state of Illinois.

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