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Which South Suburb municipalities have the most commercial properties with delinquent property taxes?

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By Local Labs News Service | Aug 9, 2019

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As of May 21, 1,024 commercial properties in the South Suburbs were delinquent on their 2017 property taxes, according to a South Cook News analysis of data made available on the Cook County Treasurer website.

If a property owner fails to pay taxes in Illinois, the owner may eventually lose ownership of the property.

The following table ranks municipalities in the South Suburbs by the percentage of delinquent properties.

Rank
Municipality
Total Delinquent Properties
Median Amount Owed
1
Harvey
175
$18,186
2
Chicago Heights
91
$22,415
3
Riverdale
89
$38,226
4
Calumet City
75
$32,169
5
Dolton
46
$27,459
6
Lansing
39
$25,106
7
South Holland
38
$41,417
8
Burnham
34
$6,750
9
Markham
31
$43,458
10
Hazel Crest
27
$16,464
11
Calumet Park
23
$14,280
12
Dixmoor
23
$30,497
13
Summit
20
$12,659
14
Oak Forest
18
$19,460
15
South Chicago
18
$17,083
16
Blue Island
18
$21,467
17
Midlothian
18
$7,203
18
Alsip
17
$21,958
19
Thornton
17
$15,035
20
Evergreen Park
16
$9,572
21
Posen
15
$12,576
22
Oak Lawn
14
$9,839
23
Matteson
14
$66,800
24
Phoenix
13
$6,807
25
Tinley Park
12
$21,734
26
Homewood
12
$72,940
27
Orland Park
11
$13,675
28
Steger
11
$7,091
29
Chicago Ridge
8
$32,345
30
Richton Park
7
$41,988
31
Robbins
7
$6,665
32
Country Club Hills
7
$56,030
33
Park Forest
6
$168,169
34
Worth
6
$26,376
35
Bridgeview
6
$15,835
36
Burbank
5
$10,804
37
Flossmoor
5
$20,695
38
Willow Springs
4
$21,538
39
Ford Heights
4
$77,245
40
Glenwood
4
$10,777
41
Justice
4
$6,535
42
Palos Hills
3
$54,280
43
Bedford Park
3
$10,325
44
Palos Heights
2
$17,724
45
Crestwood
2
$9,825
46
Lemont
2
$9,125
47
Lynwood
2
$30,408
48
Olympia Fields
1
$93,012
49
Hometown
1
$12,583

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