Back-of-the-Yards

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Back-of-the-Yards?

42,107 people live in Back-of-the-Yards. The median household income is $33,177.

Back-of-the-Yards is a neighborhood in Chicago with a total population of 42,107. It occupies approximately 5.01 square miles.

Overall, expenses in Back-of-the-Yards are 25% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 62% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 28, 39% of residents are married, and 51% of residents have at least one child. About 5% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Back-of-the-Yards is 49% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 75.4°F, while the average winter temperature is 25.3°F.

This area is zoned for City Of Chicago School District 299, which has approximately 400,545 students enrolled across 1088 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 75.4°F, while the average winter temperature is 25.3°F.

Financial

School

School District

This area is zoned for
CITY OF CHICAGO SCHOOL DISTRICT 299
This school district has
1,088
schools
There are
400,545
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
11%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
61%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
38%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
68%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
54%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
28
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
51%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
39%

Weather & Natural Disasters