Old Town

A Unique Experience
Old Town is an popular and historic neighborhood which flaunts its Victorian architecture, its lively nightlife and its variety of cuisine restaurants. Spice blends, imported olive oils, rare wines and premium cigars make shopping a very unique experience in this neighborhood.
What Old Town Residents
Think About Their Apartments
overall
7.3
value
7.5
amenities
6.7
social
7.7
management
7.2
safety
8.3
Median rents in Old Town
Studio
$
1,400
1 Bedroom
$
1,856
2 Bedroom
$
3,020

Living in
Old Town

Expensive
Great Neighborhood
Easy Commute
Close To Bars And Restaurants
Proximity To Amenities
Old Town — None/10 Rating (based on 6 neighborhood reviews)
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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9
/10
Neighborhood Rating
Reside on North Park
Old Town is a great neighborhood to be in - I absolutely love it! There are so many restaurants and bars nearby, and my commute to work is much shorter now.
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10
/10
Neighborhood Rating
Carl Sandburg Village
PRO:
- Close location to the train, grocery stores, etc.

CONS:
- Don't feel too safe around some of the sketchy areas on the outskirts of Old Town
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None
/10
Neighborhood Rating
1516 N Hudson Ave, Apt #2
Although the crowd is relatively young, there is an abundant amount of homeless people who will hang around the outside area. They'll ask for money of course, but it's fine.
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7
/10
Neighborhood Rating
1225 Old Town
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
Neighborhood Rating
1824 N Lincoln Park W
Lots to do. Neighborhood is a lot of young working professionals, mixed with people who have lived there forever. Can walk to bars and restaurants.
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6
/10
Neighborhood Rating
Carl Sandburg Village
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Getting to Know
Old Town

Neighborhood Boundaries
East to West Boundary: N Halsted St to N Clark St
North to South Boundary: W Armitage Ave to W Division St
grocery
CVS Pharmacy
Jewel-Osco
Stop & Shop
Walgreens
dining
La Fournette
Mama Milanos Pizza Bar
Nookies
Topo Gigio Ristorante
gyms / rec
Centered ON NORTH
Equinox
Fitness Formula Clubs Old Town
Flywheel Sports - Old Town
entertainment
The Second City
UP Comedy Club
Woodie's Flat
Zanies Comedy Club
transit
156 (bus)
22/36/73 (bus)
72 (bus)
Brown Line (metro)
shopping
J.C. Lind Bike Co
Sara Jane
String A Strand On Wells
Village Cycle Center
About your Neighbors
Data from the 2013 American Community Survey
• Old Town contains the 5 digit ZIP code(s) of _____. ___% of residents are renters, and the rental vacancy rate is typically ____%, which is _____________ than the national average.

• ___% of units are in 20+ unit buildings, with ___% having being built in the past 10 years. 2BR+ properties make up roughly ___% of the market, with the balance in 1BR and studios.

• Most people in Old Town _____ own a car.

The median gross rent in Old Town is $_______. ____% of Old Town residents are 24-35, ___% are below 24, ___% are 36-50, and ___% are older than 50.

• Roughly ___% of Old Town residents are students (___% grad, ___% undergrad), and ___% are unemployed or retired. The median income in Old Town is $_______.

• Most units are heated by ______________, and ___% of ACS survey respondents said that they pay extra for one or more utilities.

Best Apartments
in Old Town


Studio $1,500
1 Bed $2,150

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Studio $2,376
1 Bed $1,906
2 Beds $3,700

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Studio $1,549
1 Bed $1,856
2 Beds $2,508

Studio $995

1 Bed $1,547

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Studio $1,130
1 Bed $1,550
2 Beds $2,195

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