2016 Best Neighborhoods for Millennials in Chicago 

Explore the best Chicago neighborhoods for young professionals based on the number of millennial residents, job opportunities, and access to bars, restaurants, and affordable housing. Ranking based on data from the U.S. Census, BLS, and other sources. Photo Credit: Erin Nekervis/CC BY-SA

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  1. 1

    Greektown

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
  2. 2

    Rush & Division

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 3 reviews
  3. 3

    East Village

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
  4. 4

    River North

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 29 reviews
  5. 5

    Gold Coast

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 6 reviews
  6. 6

    West Loop

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 5 reviews
  7. 7

    Lake View

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 103 reviews
  8. 8

    Streeterville

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 5 reviews
  9. 9

    Old Town

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 23 reviews
  10. 10

    Ukrainian Village

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 7 reviews
  11. 11

    Boystown

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 3 reviews
  12. 12

    Printers Row

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 1 review
  13. 13

    Loop

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 53 reviews
  14. 14

    Wrigleyville

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 1 review
  15. 15

    Wicker Park

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 41 reviews
  16. 16

    West Town

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 21 reviews
  17. 17

    Lincoln Park

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 35 reviews
  18. 18

    Bucktown

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 22 reviews
  19. 19

    Sheffield & DePaul

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 14 reviews
  20. 20

    North Center

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 27 reviews
  21. 21

    Uptown

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 50 reviews
  22. 22

    Near South Side

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 9 reviews
  23. 23

    Andersonville

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 9 reviews
  24. 24

    Magnificent Mile

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
  25. 25

    Edgewater

    • Neighborhood in Chicago, IL
    • 121 reviews