South Chicago

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in South Chicago?

29,458 people live in South Chicago. The median household income is $30,875.

South Chicago is a neighborhood in Chicago with a total population of 29,458. It occupies approximately 3.28 square miles.

Overall, expenses in South Chicago are 5% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 58% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 31% of residents are married, and 34% of residents have at least one child. About 10% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in South Chicago is 62% 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
29%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
83%
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
12%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
51%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
87%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
34
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Some College
Households with children are
34%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
31%

Weather & Natural Disasters