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Humboldt Park
  • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade C minus
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Humboldt Park is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois with a population of 70,284. Humboldt Park is in Cook County. Living in Humboldt Park offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Humboldt Park there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Humboldt Park and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Humboldt Park...
Population
70,284

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$252,920
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,097
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    64%
  • Own
    36%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    969.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    40.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    662
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    581.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,101.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    680.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$43,591
National
$62,843
Families with Children
33%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    25%
    national  12%

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