South Holland, Illinois






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A Taste of South Holland, Illinois

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SOUTH HOLLAND?

  1. South Holland is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States and serves as the seat of Thornton Township. The population was 22,030 at the 2010 census.

  2. The town was built on low ground near the Calumet River and was originally called de Laage Prairie (Low Prairie) to differentiate it from another Dutch settlement further north on higher ground and called de Hooge Prairie (now the Roseland neighborhood of Chicago).

  3. In October 2007, Forbes.com declared South Holland to be the "Most Livable Metro-Area suburb" of the Chicago metropolitan area.

  4. South Holland is an anomaly in Chicago Southland because of its laws. All businesses (except travel related establishments such as hotels, restaurants, and gas stations) are closed on Sunday. This can be seen easily when driving on one of the village's main thoroughfares—162nd Street or South Park Avenue.

  5. South Holland is a "dry" municipality; that is, no alcohol is sold anywhere within the village limits. Additionally, the sale or rental of pornographic material is prohibited in South Holland. The village's franchise agreements with cable television providers restrict adult-oriented programming.

  6. The median income for a household in the village was $60,246, and the median income for a family was $67,451. Males had a median income of $46,582 versus $35,557 for females. The per capita income for the village was $24,977. About 2.8% of families and 4.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.9% of those under age 18 and 4.2% of those age 65 or over.

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Demographics of South Holland, Illinois

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

45.04%

50.81%

0.17%

0.86%

3.77%

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 South Holland, 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.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Cleopatra Hair Design -  Category: Hair Salons -   16224 Prince Dr, South Holland, IL 60473 (708) 331-6200   - (reviews)

  2. Designs by Celeste -  Category: Hair Salons -  Licensed Cosmetologist, I specialize in healthy hair and can do all type of styles, color, conditioning treatments, locs and more.   - 17106 South Park, South Holland, IL (708) 466-7580  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Soul 2 Go -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   633 E 162nd Pl (between School St & Evans Ave) South Holland, IL 60473 (708) 596-7844   - (reviews)

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CHURCHES



  1. Bethel Ame Church -  800 E 170th Place South Holland, IL 60473-3405 (708) 337-5433

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