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Little Italy/UIC
  • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL

Report Card

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

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Little Italy/UIC is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois with a population of 29,990. Little Italy/UIC is in Cook County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Little Italy/UIC offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Little Italy/UIC there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Little Italy/UIC and residents tend to be liberal.

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About Little Italy/UIC...
Population
29,990

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$364,220
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,471
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    65%
  • Own
    35%
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Little Italy/UIC Rankings

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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
    479.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    16.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    362.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    326.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,273.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    469.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$68,842
National
$62,843
Families with Children
19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

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