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Hickory Hills, Illinois
City
Hickory Hills, Illinois
Hickory Hills, Illinois
Location of Hickory Hills in Cook County, Illinois.
Location of Hickory Hills 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
Townships Palos, Lyons
Incorporated 1951
Government
 • Type Mayor–council
Area
 • Total 2.84 sq mi (7.37 km2)
 • Land 2.84 sq mi (7.37 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)  0%
Elevation
680 ft (210 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 14,505
 • Density 5,100.21/sq mi (1,968.88/km2)
Standard of living (2007-11)
 • Per capita income $27,577
 • Median home value $250,200
ZIP code(s)
60457
Area code(s) 708
Geocode 34514
FIPS code 17-34514

Hickory Hills is a city in Cook County, Illinois, United States. Hickory Hills is a suburb of Chicago. Per the 2020 census, the population was 14,505.

Geography

Hickory Hills is located at 41°43′26″N 87°49′37″W / 41.72389°N 87.82694°W / 41.72389; -87.82694 (41.723832, -87.827054).

According to the 2010 census, Hickory Hills has a total area of 2.83 square miles (7.33 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 2,707
1970 13,176 386.7%
1980 13,778 4.6%
1990 13,021 −5.5%
2000 13,926 7.0%
2010 14,049 0.9%
2020 14,505 3.2%
U.S. Decennial Census
2010 2020

2020 census

Hickory Hills city, Illinois – Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2010 Pop 2020 % 2010 % 2020
White alone (NH) 11,241 10,947 80.01% 75.47%
Black or African American alone (NH) 449 462 3.20% 3.19%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 10 10 0.07% 0.07%
Asian alone (NH) 359 389 2.56% 2.68%
Pacific Islander alone (NH) 0 0 0.00% 0.00%
Some Other Race alone (NH) 21 39 0.15% 0.27%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 192 329 1.37% 2.27%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 1,777 2,329 12.65% 16.06%
Total 14,049 14,505 100.00% 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.

Notable people

  • Colonel James Hickey, USA (ret.) (born 1960), United States Army soldier notable for his leadership role in Operation Red Dawn, the military effort that captured Saddam Hussein. He was raised in Hickory Hills.
  • Max Strus (born 1996), professional basketball player.

See also

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