Lower West Side

Population: 33,150Median home value: $208,108 56 Ranks better than 9% of areas
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A+ Lower West Side Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D- Lower West Side Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% higher than Illinois
Lower West Side
11010% more expensive than the US average
11313% 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 37% higher than Illinois
Total crime
3,34922% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3022% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
13%Year over year crime is up
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
Chicago K-12 schools or Chicago colleges

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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).
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