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South Loop - Chicago

You’ll find fossils at the field museum, beluga whales at the Shedd Aquarium, and Bears touchdowns at Soldier Field.

Overview for South Loop - Chicago, IL

53,085 people live in South Loop - Chicago, where the median age is 37.6 and the average individual income is $43,230. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

53,085

Total Population

37.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$43,230

Average individual Income

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Welcome to South Loop

Welcome to Chicago’s South Loop. You’ll find fossils at the field museum, beluga whales at the Shedd Aquarium, and Bears touchdowns at Soldier Field. The stretch near South Loop’s Lakefront is home to many of the city’s treasures.


Overview

The Neighbors: Students, artists, professionals, empty nesters, and more life within reach of accessible transportation, world-class attractions, and entertainment.

What to Expect: Protected lake views, architectural wonders, and nonstop public transit.

The Lifestyle: Endless shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities, many with unbeatable views of the park and lake.

Unexpected Appeal: Mellow vibes throughout the community established restaurants, music, clubs, small theaters, and museums.

The Market: From new construction to quirky lofts, the high-rises lining the park pack a variety of housing options.

You’ll Fall in Love With: Convenience and endless attractions.


Our Favorites

  1. Yolk: Cafe chain serving creative breakfast dishes and sandwiches in a cheery, contemporary atmosphere.

  2. Victory Tap: Cozy Italian spot serving hearty classics amid upscale tavern environs with a huge carved wood bar.

  3. Whole Foods: Eco-minded chain with natural and organic grocery items, housewares, and other products.

  4. Showplace ICON Theater: Modern theater featuring new films, a cocktail lounge with American fare, and an adults-only area.

  5. Eleven City Diner: Jewish deli standards and classic American fare in a casual diner setting with a soda fountain.

  6. Little Branch Cafe: Hip American restaurant and coffeehouse with a full bar in a simple, contemporary space with a patio.

  7. FruVé xPress Juicery: An organic juice bar for quick and healthy on-the-go meals.

  8. Agora Sculptures: An installation of 106 headless and armless iron sculptures designed by Polish artist Magdalena Abakanowicz.

  9. Field Museum: A natural history museum. One of the largest of such museums in the world.
 
 

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Demographics and Employment Data for South Loop - Chicago, IL

South Loop - Chicago has 24,622 households, with an average household size of 2.06. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in South Loop - Chicago do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 53,085 people call South Loop - Chicago home. The population density is 13,969.44 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

53,085

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.6

Median Age

48.11 / 51.89%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
24,622

Total Households

2.06

Average Household Size

$43,230

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around South Loop - Chicago, IL

There's plenty to do around South Loop - Chicago, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

77
Very Walkable
Walking Score
79
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
70
Excellent Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including De Luna Taco Grill, Maggie Roeder Cakes, and Subak.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.41 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.73 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.51 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.75 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.47 miles 23 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.75 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

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