Learn more about Golf, Illinois
Golf, Illinois is a village in Cook County. Golf is located aproximately 15 miles northwest of the Chicago Loop and is approximately 8 miles northwest of O'Hare International Airport. Golf is home has only 500 residents.
The President of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad, took his private rail car from his offices downtown to golf at the Glen View Golf Club. He had his rail car switched to a special siding at the Golf train station. Soon after, other members would use his siding and it became the “Golf stop”.
Other Golf, Illinois stats:
Population: 500, of which 54.2% are male, 45.8% are female.
The average household size was 2.99 people and the average family size was 3.38.
Median resident age: 41.8 years, Illinois average age: 42.2 years old.
Zip codes: 60026
Source: 2010 U.S. Census
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