Near West Side

Population: 61,845Median home value: $248,351 55 Ranks better than 7% of areas
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A+ Near West Side Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
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F Near West Side Cost of Living Cost of living is 19% higher than Illinois
Near West Side
11717% more expensive than the US average
11313% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Near West Side cost of living
F Near West Side Crime Total crime is 171% higher than Illinois
Total crime
6,648142% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 16142% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
13%Year over year crime is up
Near West Side crime
C- Near West Side Employment Household income is 9% higher than Illinois
Median household income
$64,39916% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$41,40439% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%39% higher than the US average
Near West Side employment
D- Near West Side Housing Home value is 42% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$248,35134% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,20927% higher than the US average
Home ownership
36%44% lower than the US average
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F Near West Side Schools HS graduation rate is 6% higher than Illinois
High school grad. rates
90%8% higher than the US average
School test scores
31%38% 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 Near 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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