South Shore 53 Poor
South Shore Livability #74 ranked neighborhood in Chicago#74 ranked neighborhood in IllinoisRanks better than 6% of areas
A+ South Shore Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D+ South Shore Cost of Living Cost of living is 6% higher than Illinois
South Shore
1033% more expensive than the US average
11111% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
South Shore cost of living
F South Shore Crime Total crime is 258% higher than Illinois
Total crime
7,117203% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 15203% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is similar
South Shore crime
F South Shore Employment Household income is 55% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$26,78652% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$20,15232% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
12%155% higher than the US average
South Shore employment
B- South Shore Housing Home value is 4% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$167,5639% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$8768% lower than the US average
Home ownership
23%64% lower than the US average
South Shore real estate or South Shore rentals
F South Shore Schools HS graduation rate is 1% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
84%1% higher than the US average
School test scores
10%78% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
South Shore K-12 schools
F South Shore User Ratings There are a total of 7 ratings in South Shore
Overall user rating
49% 7 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
40% 6 total surveys
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      South Shore transportation information

      StatisticSouth ShoreChicagoIllinois
      Average one way commuten/a34min29min
      Workers who drive to work45.5%49.5%73.4%
      Workers who carpool7.3%8.2%8.3%
      Workers who take public transit40.0%27.8%9.2%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%1.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.3%6.7%3.1%
      Working from home3.5%4.5%4.4%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The South Shore, Chicago, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).