West Town 60 Below average
West Town Livability #44 ranked neighborhood in Chicago#44 ranked neighborhood in IllinoisRanks better than 22% of areas
A+ West Town Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F West Town Cost of Living Cost of living is 39% higher than Illinois
West Town
13535% more expensive than the US average
11111% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
West Town cost of living
F West Town Crime Total crime is 105% higher than Illinois
Total crime
4,07073% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2573% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is similar
West Town crime
B West Town Employment Household income is 38% higher than Illinois
Median household income
$81,40347% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$50,16968% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%8% lower than the US average
West Town employment
F West Town Housing Home value is 133% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$407,865121% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,33541% higher than the US average
Home ownership
38%41% lower than the US average
West Town real estate or West Town rentals
F West Town Schools HS graduation rate is 4% higher than Illinois
High school grad. rates
88%6% higher than the US average
School test scores
26%47% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
West Town K-12 schools
A- West Town User Ratings There are a total of 6 ratings in West Town
Overall user rating
78% 6 total ratings
User reviews rating
75% 2 total reviews
User surveys rating
81% 4 total surveys
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      West Town transportation information

      StatisticWest TownChicagoIllinois
      Average one way commuten/a34min29min
      Workers who drive to work40.6%49.5%73.4%
      Workers who carpool6.5%8.2%8.3%
      Workers who take public transit33.4%27.8%9.2%
      Workers who bicycle5.1%1.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk5.6%6.7%3.1%
      Working from home7.1%4.5%4.4%

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