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West Loop - Chicago

A growing population of young professionals and families, restaurateurs, and some major tech industry players.

Overview for West Loop - Chicago, IL

25,471 people live in West Loop - Chicago, where the median age is 32.3 and the average individual income is $92,393.15. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,471

Total Population

32.3 years

Median Age

High

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

$92,393.15

Average individual Income

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Welcome to West Loop

An explosive overhaul of former factories, wholesale markets, and warehouses transformed the West Loop into a diverse array of reputable eateries, gallery and designer spaces, and converted lofts and condos for singles and families alike.


Overview

The Neighbors: A growing population of young professionals and families, restaurateurs, and some major tech industry players.

What to Expect: An ingrained creative vibe at the edges of downtown Chicago.

The Lifestyle: Endless dining and bar options that will keep you up ‘til dawn.

Unexpected Appeal: A budding family-friendly atmosphere.

The Market: Newly developed luxury condos and urban lofts with open layouts in remarkable, antiquated buildings.

You’ll Fall in Love With: The city’s only year-round, indoor market and “Restaurant Row,” where you can try a new dining spot every night.


Our Favorites

1. Little Goat Diner: Stephanie Izard's diner serving a huge menu of creative, gourmet takes on comfort food classics.

2. Sawada: Chill spot for creative and classic coffee drinks in cozy, rustic-chic digs with Ping-Pong.

3. Monteverde: Stylish spot serving refined, contemporary Italian fare such as fresh pasta, plus global wines.

4. Soho House, The Allis: Soho House hangs out with fresh juices, pastries, and high tea by day and a happening bar scene by night.

5. BomboBar: Donuts with sundae-style toppings, plus gelato and coffee, doled out in hip digs with sidewalk seats.

6. Chicago French Market: European-inspired indoor food market for grab-and-go meals, fresh produce, and specialty kiosks.

7. Scratch Goods: Food-grade skincare, handcrafted in small batches with premium local ingredients. Chicago's first mask bar.

8. Randolph Street Market: European-style indoor-outdoor market home to the Chicago Antique Market, the Indie Designer Market, and Modern Vintage Chicago.
 
9. Patagonia West Loop: The newest Chicago location of the environmentally friendly brand we all know and love.
 
10. Blind Barber: A barbershop by day, and secret door leading to a fun cocktail lounge by night. 
 
 

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Demographics and Employment Data for West Loop - Chicago, IL

West Loop - Chicago has 14,782 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in West Loop - Chicago do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 25,471 people call West Loop - Chicago home. The population density is 20,375.5 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,471

Total Population

High

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

32.3

Median Age

50.76 / 49.24%

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
14,782

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$92,393.15

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

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

Neighborhood Properties

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Around West Loop - Chicago, IL

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

98
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
93
Biker's Paradise
Bike Score
84
Excellent Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Industry Ales, The Gilty Pig, and Black Fodder Coffee.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.38 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.73 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.84 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.95 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.81 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

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