Alsip is a village located in Cook County, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 19,725. It is a suburb of Chicago.
Alsip was settled in the 1830's by German and Dutch farmers. The village is named after Frank and Charles Alsip, owners of a brickyard that opened there in 1885. The village began to growth after the Tri-State Tollway was built there after World War II.
Web Sites and Links
Class of 1984, Prairie Junior High ReunionNews, alumni updates, a contact list and message board.
Welcome to Alsip, IllinoisSite for the community. Information on travel, sports, education, and shopping.