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Fuller Park, Chicago

Administration
Full nameFuller Park
Official nameCommunity Area 37 - Fuller Park
Settlement typeCommunity area
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyCook
CityChicago
Geography
Total Area0.7 sq mi (1.84 km2)
Demography
Total Population3420 (2000)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Demographics
White0.53%
Black94.3%
Hispanic3.39%
Asian0.18%
Other1.61%
Other information
Time zoneCST (UTC-6)
- Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP Codesparts of 60609
Median income$18,412

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Fuller Park, located on the south side of Chicago, Illinois, is one of 77 officially designated Chicago community areas. It is named for Melville Weston Fuller, who was the Chief Justice of the United States between 1888 and 1910.

The community of Fuller Park, is also home to Eden Place Nature Center, which is an environmental education center with the mission of educating communities of color on urban ecology. The nature center is located off of 43rd & Stewart, and is run by Fuller Park Community Development. The center is 3.5 acres and is located on what was once a brownfield.




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