Lincoln Park

Located along the bank of Lake Michigan, Lincoln park is a majestic neighborhood blessed with luxurious houses, abundant greenery, and a rich historical background. The neighborhood neatly combines modern day units with ancient architectural landmarks like churches and monuments. You can spend the day perusing high end retail stores and unique fashion boutiques or grab a bite at one of the many satisfying dining options available. Dance the night away at any of the number of lively bars, nightclubs, and taverns in the area. Come to Lincoln Park and learn why residents love the area!
What Lincoln Park Residents
Think About Their Apartments
overall
8.0
value
7.5
amenities
7.5
social
8.0
management
8.0
safety
9.4
Median rents in Lincoln Park
Studio
$
1,150
1 Bedroom
$
1,775
2 Bedroom
$
2,520

Living in
Lincoln Park

Great Restaurants And Bars
Safe Neighborhood
Walkable
Easy Commute
Energetic
Lots Of Shopping Options
Lack Of Parking Spaces
Lincoln Park — 8.2/10 Rating (based on 68 neighborhood reviews)
Lots of stuff going on - from gyms to grocery. Lots of professionals, many dogs, close to park and lots of students.

Many restaurants and bars within walking distance as well as shopping. plus very safe!
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9
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2555 N Clark
Residential neighborhood with walk-up residences and apartments. A few houses and townhouses throughout the area. Block away from Armitage and Lincoln. Close to restaurants and parks.
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8
/10
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2051 N. Sedgwick
I've lived in Lincoln Park for almost 3 years and absolutely love it. The area is relatively safe, there are tons of bar/restaurants, the lake is a short walk away, there are many public transit options and there's an overall energetic vibe since it's full of young professionals and new families.
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7
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2424 N Clark St
This neighborhood combines the ease of the city with the feeling of a more suburban neighborhood. There are many nearby bars, restaurants, grocery stores and shopping. At the same time, there are great schools and side streets that feel very residential.
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7
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The Patricians
Great residential location that's quiet but within walking distance to lots of restaurants and nightlife. Easy to get around the city as the neighborhood is close to many bus and train lines.
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5
/10
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1824 N Lincoln Park W
Fun, young and vibrant. expensive, but that's a given. Great bars, great restaurants. Close to the lakeshore bike path is the biggest plus for me. so fun in the summer!
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6
/10
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Chicago
A really beautiful area. There are so many lovely buildings, lots to do great location next to the lake, park and also very close to downtown. Very safe area.
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5
/10
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2519 N Orchard St
As a college student, safety is my main concern, we live in a super safe neighborhood with a great family vibe, but still have a super active night life
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6
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2234 N. Geneva ter #2
With DePaul in the heart of Lincoln Park, there are lots of students and families, both young and older. The businesses in this area are standard.
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6
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2224 N Bissell St
Lincoln Park is the perfect neighborhood for anyone post-graduate and up. Great restaurants, fun bars, and close proximity to other popular Chicago neighborhoods, you really can't go wrong anywhere in the neighborhood. Mostly populated by college kids, young professionals, and new parents, you always feel safe when walking around. Everything important is within walking distance and when the weather is warm, there is nothing better than walking around Lincoln Park Zoo or the Lakefront Trail. Additionally, the red line, purple line, and brown line are all easily accessible. There are also ample bus stops and bike lanes.
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10
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2633 N Burling St
There is no shortage of places to grab a quick bite, a drink, or get the necessities. Target and trader joes in walking distance also very close to several bus lines that run on Clark.
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9
/10
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The Granada
I love Lincoln Park! It is so pet, family and student friendly. Everything you need is in walking distance. I have never once felt unsafe in this neighborhood.
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9
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2445 N Racine Ave
Love my neighborhood! I would like to see a few more grocery stores nearby, but very easy to find food and transportation.
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10
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N/A
great safe neighborhood, a nice park. plenty of shops nearby. great schools. parking and transportation available
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7
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2020 N Lincoln Park W
The neighborhood is really fun. There is a lot to do and it is super walk-able. Great restaurants and parks!
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7
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917 W. Diversey Parkway, Unit 1
Lincoln park is a great neighborhood and the apartment is an ideal location close to multiple bus lines
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8
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354 W Dickens Ave
Not so yuppy part of the neighborhood. Lots of families who have been there for decades that are nice.
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7
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2711 N. Magnolia
I love Lincoln Park. The street is quiet and family friendly, but close to everything, including Clark Street, CTA transit, the Park and the Zoo.
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9
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2256 N Cleveland Ave
Can't get better than the heart of Lincoln Park; Clark Street has a ton to offer and multiple bus lines are on the same block.
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9
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2424 N Clark St
I love Old Town. there is so much to do here, and its so close to several public transportation avenues.
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9
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Reside on North Park
The area has tons of restaurants, bars, and grocery stores within walking distance. A Target also opened up in the area. 22 and 36 buses are right outside the door, and is a 10 min walk to the red line. Also close to the beach/lake.
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8
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Fullerton Parkway Towers
This apartment is in such a great location. It is super safe and there's always something to do. Tons of bars and restaurants and lots of cute coffee shops as well. Close to buses and trains for commuters.
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10
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Lincoln Park Manor
Very picturesque, safe, charming neighborhood with easy access to the Brown Line and all the bars and restaurants on Wells and of course the lake!
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8
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1824 N Lincoln Park W
You are in the heart of Lincoln Park. Lots of bars and restaurants around. CTA is very accessible in terms of the train or the buses.
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6
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Park Lincoln by Reside
This neighborhood is great if you are mainly into packed sports bars. Other than that, though, it also has a variety of restaurants, many of which are BYOB, and there is a Whole Foods half a block away. You can also join the DePaul gym as a non-student for about $80/month. It's about 2 blocks away and has absolutely everything you would want.
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7
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856 W. Fullerton Ave. Apt. 3
This building sits on the Lincoln Park side of the Lakeview/Lincoln Park border. Love the location close to Diversey Harbor, as well as beach access at Fullerton. Head down to Clark/Broadway for endless restaurant/bar/shopping choices. Two grocery stores within walking distance (Trader Joes and Walmart).
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10
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Park View Towers
Extremely accessible to any place you want to go in Chicago. Buses are nearby as well as the CTA trains are a short walk away. Extremely safe neighborhood with families, students of DePaul university. Parking however is expensive. Everywhere requires a permit or hourly parking rates.
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9
/10
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611 w arlington ST.
Lincoln Park offers everything you can ask for. It has a great restaurant and bar scene, but also is residential. Beautiful trees line the streets, great for biking and walking around.
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8
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2719 Wayne Avenue
The apartment is located right off of the main stretch of Lincoln Park. It's far enough from the college students at DePaul, but great spot for lots of shopping and dining.
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10
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1928 N Sheffield
There are a lot of places within walking distance. Mostly sports bars and BYOB places. The train is very closeby so it's easy to get to other neighborhoods as well.
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8
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856 W. Fullerton
Overall, Lincoln Park is a great neighborhood. The streets are safe and the parks are wonderful. Transportation options could be a bit better.
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9
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839 Diversey
Lincoln Park is a great, safe space. It is home to many families, dogs, and young adults. Lots of trees and unique dining experiences.
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10
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2133 N Fremont
Really great bar and restaurant scene with a lot of gym's and close to both the L and buses needed to commute into the loop.
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8
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2692 N Orchard Ave
LOVE this neighborhood. young and hip with many bars, restaurants, close to lake, park and zoo, near downtown.
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10
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451 Wrightwood
i love this neighborhood. It's the perfect place for twenty somethings who are out of the Wrigleyville/Lincoln Park phase. It's a little pricey, but offers everything from entertainment to the beach.
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Reside on North Park
Living in East Lincoln Park (Fullerton and Clark) is probably one of the most lively areas in all of Chicago. Every direction offers something new only steps away. Close to many bars, shops and restaurants along Clark St between Fullerton and Diversey. To the east is the beautiful Lincoln Park, Alfred Caldwell Lilly Pond, Lincoln Park Zoo and lake Michigan Beaches. Groceries stores are plentiful (Big Apple, Trader Joes, Walmart Express) as well as convenience stores such as Walgreen's or local bodegas. Most daily tasks can be accomplished by walking, which is nice because parking is limited and hard to come by.
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7
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Fullerton Parkway Towers
Clark and Broadway streets in Lincoln Park/Lakeview have an amazing collection of shops and restaurants of many different cuisines. With the lake just 8 minutes away by foot, abundant transit options, the park, and all the restaurants its hard to imagine ever leaving the neighborhood.
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6
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2738 N Pine Grove Ave.
Everything you could ever want is in walking distance; such a fun area! Parking garages nearby for car storage. Lots of restaurants and bars. Right by the zoo, the beach, the city...it's just the perfect location.
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Parkview Apartments
Our area of Lincoln park is a very safe area. We are close to bus stops but not very close to an el. Our block is not too noisy with plenty of shops/restaurants/bars nearby.
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7
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Hampden Court Condominiums
Everything you need with a couple of blocks: close to work/campus, safe area, well connected public transport,
easy street parking, and lots of places to eat.
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7
/10
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444 W St James Place
Pros: Easy access to the lake front path. Lots of shopping and restaurants. Cons: The parking in the neighborhood will be a nightmare if have a car.
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5
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2119 N Sedgewick St.
Arlington is a cute tree-lined street with architecturally interesting houses, and fairly quiet, yet around the bustle of Clark, Halsted, and Lincoln.
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7
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611 W Arlington Place Apt 1N
Love this neighborhood! Definitely the best part of this apartment. Rent is a great price in comparison to the rest of the area. Walking distance to the zoo, parks, the beach, bars, shopping. Not really close to trains, but it's not a problem because there are many convenient bus lines and Uber/Lyft is generally a good price from most places in the city.
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9
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354 W Dickens
Lincoln Park is an amazing place to live if you're either a young professional or an established family. Plenty of bars, restaurants, shopping, and access to CTA.
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7
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1939 N Fremont St
You can't beat lincoln park. This is where everyone wants to live. The best neighborhood in Chicago for a million reasons.
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10
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2352 N Cleveland
it's a very nice and safe neighborhood, i lived here 2 years and love it. Great access to public transportation.
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8
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2555 N Clark
Wow, what a great neighborhood, love it! very good neighborhood, would live here for rest of my life, oh yes.
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10
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2464 N Geneva Ter
the location is the best in chicago. Easy access to highways, trains, and to any location in Lincoln Park
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8
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2052 N Lincoln Park W, Chicago, IL
the neighborhood is great, amazing view from the house. Parks and stores nearby within walking distance
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10
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2100 N Lincoln Park W
A great place to live and close to public transportation. Fun bars and restaurants and relatively safe.
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8
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2751 N Magnolia Ave
it's an excellent neighborhood, right outside the lincoln park zoo. there are some restaurants and shops within walking distance. although you still have to walk a little bit, maybe 15-25 minutes. extremely safe neighborhood, very social. great for families
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10
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2144 n lincoln park w
Located on a business strip in Lincoln Park, it's hard to find a go to restaurant thats always good.
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5
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2769 n lincoln
AMAZING neighborhood. So many great restaurants and bars in the area. Lots of areas to go on runs or hang in the sunshine (when it's around).
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8
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2626 Lakeview
This particular part of Lincoln park is great. It's a quieter area with a nice mix of young families, young professionals, and students. Easy access to many grocery stores. Unfortunately it's about a 12 minute walk from the el.
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8
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2450 N Southport Avenue #202
Very easy street parking, close to lots of transportation, amazing bars and restaurants, tons of shopping!
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10
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2039 N Fremont
The neighborhood is very pretty, but skews a bit older in terms of population. There are a few nice bars and restaurants, but not as many as I'd like. However, proximity to the beach and the zoo is fantastic, and Second City is always a fun time.
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9
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Eugenie Terrace on the Park
Cute neighborhood, quiet street, great location. 2 blocks away from Trader Joes, Walmart, Walgreens, Target, and Bed Bath and Beyond. However, there are extremely limited food options in the area for lunch / dinner.
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7
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2738 N Pine Grove
Old town is the perfect location for me. Easy commute to the loop with the train being a five minute walk to my apartment. Great restaurants and night life too!
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9
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Americana Towers
I've loved this neighborhood. My only complaint is lack of train accessibility, but the buses get me to work in the Loop pretty easily.
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Eugenie Terrace on the Park
I love Lincoln Park. Lincoln Ave and Halsted are chock full of bar after bar to fill up your Friday night. My favorites are Halligan's and Alive One. Also, the famous KINGSTON MINES is literally right around the corner!
All the conveniences you need are all right there too and there are multiple parks within walking distance.
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856 W Fullerton
Several restaurants and bars within walking distance in Lincoln Park. Whole Foods right on the corner of Sheffield. Oz Park is within a few blocks. You are also half a block from Fullerton L stop, just far enough to not be able to hear it and close enough to minimize the time you're outside on those super cold days :)
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856 W. Fullerton Ave.
Lincoln Park is a great neighborhood, lots to do and safe for the most part. This building is located between two L stops and on a busy street with a bus that runs frequently. The grocery stores are a bit of a hike, especially when Carrying your bags. Living next to the blues bars is good entertainment on late night, but can draw in a sketch crowd
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2522 N Halsted
Great place and great location! The apartment is right by a lot of bars and restaurants including starbucks. It is also nearby the Fullerton stop and various bus stops making commuting very convenient. There is always tons of parking on the street as well.
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10
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635 Belden
This neighborhood in Lincoln Park is my favorite in the entire city of Chicago. It's a safe neighborhood with a great mix of families, young professionals, and college students.
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10
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1828 N Bissell St
great location right outside of downtown chicago. the town is right in the middle of everything. and it is easy to get around becasue i live right next to the brown line
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9
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LPW Investments
Great area with a neighborhood feel, plenty of shops/restaurants, close enough to the loop for a short commute with several transportation options
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The Montine
Lincoln Park is a beautiful neighborhood that's very walkable and safe. There are a lot of working professionals, students and families.
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10
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520 W Belden
My favorite neighborhood in the city. Sheffield, Webster, Halsted, and Hermitage are full of local shops, bars, and restaurants.
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1104 W Webster Ave.
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Getting to Know
Lincoln Park

Neighborhood Boundaries
East to West Boundary: N Dominick St to N Lake Shore Dr
North to South Boundary: W Diversey Pkwy to W North Ave
dining
Bacinos of Lincoln Park
grocery
Trader Joe's
About your Neighbors
Data from the 2013 American Community Survey
• Lincoln Park contains the 5 digit ZIP code of 60614. 49.4% of residents are renters, and the rental vacancy rate is typically 9.3%.

• 42.2% of units are in 20+ unit buildings, with 8.4% having being built in the past 15 years. 2BR+ properties make up roughly 30.2% of the market, with the balance in 1BR and studios.

• About 41% of people in Lincoln Park drive to work.

The median gross rent in Lincoln Park is $1,278. 40% of Lincoln Park residents are 24-35, 7.6% are below 24, 19.4% are 36-50, and 19.3% are older than 50.

• Roughly 16% of Lincoln Park residents are students (5.9% grad, 10.2% undergrad), and 3.9% are unemployed or retired. The median household income in Lincoln Park is $82,707.

• About 74% of units are heated by gas with electricity making up the majority of the rest of the units at about 23%.

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Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood Guide
Old Town
Old Town is a unique atmosphere with its small boutiques, art collection and most importantly its historical background.