Oak Forest has 5,480 houses while the smaller neighborhood of Garden Oaks has approximately 1,400. Both neighborhoods are full of beautiful vintage homes with most original homes dating back to the 1950s and earlier. However, more modern homes have been built in the neighborhoods, and many older homes have been remodeled since 2011. The average list price for homes in Oak Forest is $359,000 at $158 per square foot, while Garden Oaks homes are more expensive with the average list price of $470,000 at $275 per square foot. Garden Oaks has larger lots than Oak Forest, and most properties range in size from 6,000 to 17,000 square feet. The two neighborhoods provide residents with a huge variety of home options. Residents can choose between large high-value properties, small single-family units, bungalows and ranch-style houses. There are also newer condominiums and townhouses being built in both neighborhoods, however, they tend to be more expensive than the older single-family homes.