South Side

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in South Side?

260,652 people live in South Side. The median household income is $39,740.

South Side is a neighborhood in Chicago with a total population of 260,652. It occupies approximately 23.85 square miles.

Overall, expenses in South Side are 17% lower than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 66% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 28% of residents are married, and 25% of residents have at least one child. About 19% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in South Side is 32% 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

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
PERSONAL SERVICES
SHOPPING
There are
3
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENTs
There is
1
NEW
PERSONAL SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENT
There are
5
NEW
SHOPPING
ESTABLISHMENTs

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
2%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
45%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
89%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
51%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
78%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
18%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Some College
Households with children are
25%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
28%

Weather & Natural Disasters