Olympia Fields, Illinois

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Olympia Fields is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The population was 4,988 at the 2010 census.[1] The municipality grew up around the prestigious Olympia Fields Country Club, originally established in 1915.

Olympia Fields is noteworthy as one of the wealthiest and best educated, majority African-American, communities in the United States.[2]

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  1. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Olympia Fields village, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 18, 2013.
  2. http://www.bairdwarner.com/our_neighborhoods/community/olympia_fields