Olympia Fields, Illinois

human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

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 one of the richest and best educated, majority African-American, communities in the United States.[2]


  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