West Ridge 70 Average
West Ridge Livability #17 ranked neighborhood in Chicago#17 ranked neighborhood in IllinoisRanks better than 57% of areas
A+ West Ridge Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F West Ridge Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% higher than Illinois
West Ridge
11212% more expensive than the US average
11111% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
West Ridge cost of living
C- West Ridge Crime Total crime is 1% lower than Illinois
Total crime
1,97416% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5116% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is similar
West Ridge crime
D West Ridge Employment Household income is 8% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$54,2232% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$25,29615% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%25% higher than the US average
West Ridge employment
F West Ridge Housing Home value is 35% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$235,19627% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9793% higher than the US average
Home ownership
47%26% lower than the US average
West Ridge real estate or West Ridge rentals
F West Ridge Schools HS graduation rate is 4% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
81%3% lower than the US average
School test scores
40%17% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
West Ridge K-12 schools
A+ West Ridge User Ratings There are a total of 6 ratings in West Ridge
Overall user rating
83% 6 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
80% 5 total surveys
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      West Ridge transportation information

      StatisticWest RidgeChicagoIllinois
      Average one way commuten/a34min29min
      Workers who drive to work57.1%49.5%73.4%
      Workers who carpool11.3%8.2%8.3%
      Workers who take public transit18.6%27.8%9.2%
      Workers who bicycle1.6%1.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk6.4%6.7%3.1%
      Working from home3.2%4.5%4.4%

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