Lower West Side 58 Poor
Lower West Side Livability #58 ranked neighborhood in Chicago#58 ranked neighborhood in IllinoisRanks better than 15% of areas
A+ Lower West Side Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D- Lower West Side Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% higher than Illinois
Lower West Side
1077% more expensive than the US average
Chicago
11010% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Lower West Side cost of living
F Lower West Side Crime Total crime is 38% higher than Illinois
Total crime
3,22325% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3225% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Lower West Side crime
F Lower West Side Employment Household income is 31% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$40,72426% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$20,14832% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%45% higher than the US average
Lower West Side employment
C Lower West Side Housing Home value is 19% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$208,10813% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$8857% lower than the US average
Home ownership
26%58% lower than the US average
Lower West Side real estate or Lower West Side rentals
F Lower West Side Schools HS graduation rate is 25% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
63%24% lower than the US average
School test scores
22%56% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Lower West Side K-12 schools
D+ Lower West Side User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Lower West Side
Overall user rating
58% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
58% 1 total surveys
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      Lower West Side transportation information

      StatisticLower West SideChicagoIllinois
      Average one way commuten/a34min29min
      Workers who drive to work43.9%49.5%73.4%
      Workers who carpool10.0%8.2%8.3%
      Workers who take public transit31.0%27.8%9.2%
      Workers who bicycle5.6%1.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk5.5%6.7%3.1%
      Working from home2.4%4.5%4.4%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)02 (2)10
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (8)32

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      Source: The Lower West Side, Chicago, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).