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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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Hyde Park is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois with a population of 27,482. Hyde Park is in Cook County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Hyde Park offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Hyde Park there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Hyde Park and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Hyde Park are above average.

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About Hyde Park...
Population
27,482

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$320,669
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,270
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    64%
  • Own
    36%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    260.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    334.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    602.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,981.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    264
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$59,605
National
$62,843
Families with Children
14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    51%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    15%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    5%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

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