Chicago

Overview for Chicago, IL

2,742,120 people live in Chicago, where the median age is 35.1 and the average individual income is $41,821. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,742,120

Total Population

35.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$41,821

Average individual Income

Around Chicago, IL

There's plenty to do around Chicago, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

58
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
63
Bikeable
Bike Score
61
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Loud Mouth Food Bikes, Dos Bros, and Be Fit By Sarah.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.52 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.85 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.63 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.7 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.31 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.1 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Chicago, IL

Chicago has 1,112,580 households, with an average household size of 2.41. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Chicago do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,742,120 people call Chicago home. The population density is 12,041.1 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,742,120

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.1

Median Age

48.79 / 51.21%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,112,580

Total Households

2.41

Average Household Size

$41,821

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Chicago, IL

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Primary Schools ()
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The following schools are within or nearby Chicago. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
St Daniel The Prophet School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Blair Early Childhood Center
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Dore Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Kinzie Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
4/5
Byrne Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Hale Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Gloria Dei Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Queen Of The Universe School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Bede The Venerable
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Gall Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Our Lady Of The Snows School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Teddy Bear Nursery School #3
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
St Jane De Chantal School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
St Mary Star Of The Sea School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Bede-Venerable School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Little Learners Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
St Bruno Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Los Pequenos Angelitos
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
St Nicholas Tolentine School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Twain Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Sandoval Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Academy for Global Citizenship
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Hernandez Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Dawes Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
Grimes Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
Pasteur Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
2/5
Peck Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
1/5
Durkin Park Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Curie Metropolitan High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Lee Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
Hancock College Preparatory High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Hampton Elementary Fine & Perf Arts School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Chicago High School for Agricult Sciences
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Azuela Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Pathways in Education Brighton Pa
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Eberhart Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Mount Greenwood Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
5/5
Ashburn Community Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Solorio Academy High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Acero Charter - SPC Zizumbo Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Acero Charter Network - Jovita Idar
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Edwards Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
Sawyer Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Pathways in Education Ashburn
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Cassell Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Hearst Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Hurley Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Tarkington Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Acero Charter Netrk - Major Garcia
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Acero Charter School Netwrk- Victoria
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Stevenson Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
Tonti Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Columbia Explorers Elementary Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Goode STEM Academy High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Richardson Middle School
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
2/5
Acero Charter Network - PFC Torress
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Clay Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Carver Military Academy High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Grissom Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Carver Primary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Christ The King Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Christian S T E M Scholars
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Barnabas Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
12th - 12th
No rating available
CICS - Longwood Campus
PUBLIC
3rd - 12th
No rating available
Chicago Sda Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 9th
No rating available
Charter School Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Beverly Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Raekwon's Scholastic Daycare Academy LLC
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
Academy Of St Benedict The African
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Leo Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Ethelreda Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St John De La Salle Catholic Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Margaret Of Scotland School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Oakdale Christian Academy & Child Care
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
Mays Elementary Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Westcott Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted Center
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
5/5
YCCS-Progressive Leadership Academy
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
CICS - Washington Pk Campus
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Barton Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Bass Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Bond Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Brownell Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Dulles Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Fort Dearborn Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Gillespie Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Harvard Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Kershaw Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Sutherland Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Southside Occupational Academy High School
PUBLIC
11th - 12th
No rating available
Perspectives Charter - High School of Technical
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
CICS - Loomis Primary Campus
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
Barnard Elementary Comp Math & Sci Center
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
Deneen Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Evers Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Simeon Career Academy High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Jackson M Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Foster Park Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
4/5
Urban Prep Charter Academy Englewood High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Earle Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
King Academy of Social Justice
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available