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Lake View
  • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL

Report Card

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

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Lake View is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois with a population of 92,264. Lake View is in Cook County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Lake View offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Lake View there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Lake View and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Lake View are above average.

About

About Lake View...
Population
92,264

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$563,494
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,842
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    62%
  • Own
    38%
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Lake View Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    184.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    232.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    356.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,905.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    193.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$120,525
National
$75,149
Families with Children
14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    36%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    48%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    10%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

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