About This Place
Berkeley is a village located in Cook County, Illinois, United States. Incorporated in 1924, the population at the 2000 census was 5,245.
The town has a commuter railroad station on Metra's Union Pacific/West Line with service to downtown Chicago.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km²), all of it land.