Mount Prospect Cook County, Illinois

Mount Prospect: Village in Elk Grove and Wheeling Townships in Cook County, Illinois, United States

About

Mount Prospect is a township located in the county of Cook in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 54,167 and a population density of 2,015 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 53,299 inhabitants.

Mount Prospect Quick Facts

Population : 53,299 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Cook County
Phone Area Codes : 847
Area : 26.89 km2
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:26:15 (6th December 2021)
Postal code : 60056
Density : 1,982 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.63% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Mount Prospect is located at 42°3'59"N 87°56'14"W (42.0664200, -87.9372900). It has 2 neighbors: Des Plaines and Prospect Heights.

Mount Prospect map

Mount Prospect has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mount Prospect decreased by 1.63% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 54,167 - census
2011 55,264 1.99% estimation process
2012 55,417 0.28% estimation process
2013 55,602 0.33% estimation process
2014 55,770 0.3% estimation process
2015 55,528 -0.44% estimation process
2016 55,156 -0.67% estimation process
2017 54,675 -0.88% estimation process
2018 54,116 -1.03% estimation process
2019 53,719 -0.74% estimation process
2020 53,299 -0.79% estimation process

Mount Prospect zip code is 60056. County name: Cook, County fips: 17031

Maunt Prospekt, ma'unta prospekta, mwnt brwsbkt, Маунт Проспект, ماؤنٹ پراسپیکٹ، الینوائے, مونت بروسبكت, माउन्ट प्रोस्पेक्ट

Local Places in Mount Prospect

People born in Mount Prospect (14)

People born in Mount Prospect, including singer Lee DeWyze, actress Sue Price, television producer, screenwriter and actor Ian Brennan, you can see a list of people who born in Mount Prospect.

  • Jeff Bzdelik (American basketball player and coach) he was born in 01/12/1952
  • Brian Gregory (American basketball player) he was born in 15/12/1966
  • Diane Burroughs (American television producer and writer) she was born in 01/01/1960
  • Gene Dahlquist (American football player and coach) he was born in 31/12/1942
  • George Bork (American football player) he was born in 08/02/1942
  • Kate Zambreno (American writer) she was born in 01/01/1977
  • Matt Murphy (American politician) he was born in 11/03/1970
  • Dennis Toeppen (American businessman) he was born in 01/01/1964
  • John Ratcliffe (American politician) he was born in 20/10/1965
  • Michele Dalton (American soccer player) she was born in 05/11/1988
  • Jeff Blim he was born in 01/01/1984

Schools in Mount Prospect

College & universities near Mount Prospect, IL

Code Name City ZIP
260947 Christian Life College Mount Prospect (IL) 60056-2522
147800 Oakton Community College Des Plaines (IL) 60016-1268
488086 Northwest Suburban College Rollng Meadows (IL) 60008-4504
369446 Rosel School of Cosmetology Niles (IL) 60714
369455 Worsham College of Mortuary Science Wheeling (IL) 60090-2646

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mount Prospect, IL

Code Name Address Type
GLN Glenview station 1116 Depot St. RAIL
LAG La Grange Road 25 West Burlington St. RAIL
CHI Chicago Union Station 225 South Canal Street RAIL
SMT Summit Archer Ave. and South Center Ave. RAIL
NPV Naperville 105 E. Fourth Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Mount Prospect

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mount Pr Post Office Mount Prospect (IL) 60056
Prospect Heigh Post Office Prospect Heights (IL) 60070
Arlington Heigh Post Office Arlington Heights (IL) 60005
Downtown Des Plain Post Office Des Plaines (IL) 60016
Des Plain Post Office Des Plaines (IL) 60018

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Cook County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cook County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Markham 328,966 City in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Cicero 79,727 Town in Illinois
Arlington Heights 75,101 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Evanston 72,683 Suburban city in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Schaumburg 72,049 Large village located in Cook County in Illinois, USA
Palatine 66,830 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Skokie 62,404 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Des Plaines 58,179 City in Cook County, Illinois
Orland Park 57,347 Village in Illinois
Tinley Park 55,221 Village located in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Oak Lawn 54,376 Village in Illinois, United States of America
Berwyn 53,701 City in Illinois
Oak Park 51,852 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Hoffman Estates 50,495 Northwestern suburb of Chicago in Illinois, United States
Glenview 47,446 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Buffalo Grove 41,496 Village in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Mount Prospect distances to largest Illinois cities