Skokie, Illinois






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A Taste of Skokie, Illinois

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SKOKIE?
  1. Skokie  is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. Its name comes from a Potawatomi word for "marsh". A Chicago suburb, for many years Skokie promoted itself as "The World's Largest Village". Its population, according to the 2010 census, was 64,784.

  2. In October 2013, Skokie was rated #71 on America's top 100 places to live on the livability.com website.

  3. The first African-American family to move to Skokie arrived in 1961, and open-housing activists helped to integrate the suburb subsequently.

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Demographics of Skokie, Illinois

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

65.6%

4.51%

0.17%

21.28%

5.71%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Skokie, Illinois


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


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  1. Chicagoland Air Duct -  Category: Services/Air Duct Systems -  Since 2009, Chicagoland Air Duct has been providing cleaner and safer home/office air quality to the people of Chicago and the surrounding area. Our experienced service technicians have worked with all types of air duct systems within residences, including houses, apartments, and businesses.   8170 McCormick Blvd #225 Skokie, Illinois (847) 983-0048  - (visit website)

  2. Golan's Moving & Storage -  Category: Moving/Storage -  Moving has long been cited as among the most stressful of life's events. But when you work with Golan's Moving and Storage, an independent professional moving company in Chicago for local, long distance, international or corporate moves, among other Chicago moving companies, you'll find moving doesn't have to be stress-inducing.   3600 Jarvis Avenue Skokie, Illinois (800) 439-8515  - (visit website)

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