Chi - Rogers Park Real Estate
Chicago's northernmost neighborhood is an incredibly diverse locale with a mix of old and new along enormous tracks of lakefront parkland and beaches.
Perfect for those who...
Those who want a diverse, neighborly community close to the lakefront with a better price point than more southern neighborhoods.
Rogers Park is bounded to the north by of Juneway Terrace and the Calvary Cemetery, to the west by Ridge Boulevard, to the south by Devon Avenue, and to the east by Lake Michigan.
What it is like to live in Rogers Park:
Many local establishments tend to be underrated because of the distance between Rogers Park and downtown tastemakers, but don't let the lack of hype fool you, Rogers Park has a lively buzzing vibe to it. Coffee shops, galleries, store-front theaters, studios, music venues and local dives are found in clusters around CTA Stations, making for local cultural hubs one passes on a daily basis.
Attractions , Landmarks and Things to Do:
Loyola University sits at Rogers Park's southern edge, providing lectures, a medical center and Division I athletics, as well as an influx of young, liberal and academic thinking and interests to the neighborhood. There is plenty of shoreline parkland and beaches along the coast of Lake Michigan, most of which is publically owned but some of which is private to specific apartment buildings.
The CTA Red and Purple Line trains operate in Roger's Park, allowing convenient access to the Downtown, the North and South Sides, and Evanston IL.
Close by to:
Inner suburb of Evanston lies to the north, common among those looking for CTA access and urban feel with a different school-district.
Residential and diverse West Ridge lies to the west.
Chi - Rogers Park Listings Summary
Chi - Rogers Park - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Chi - Rogers Park: $299,300 / County Avg $637,400
Avg Taxes in Chi - Rogers Park: $3,400 / County Avg $11,700
Avg Sq. Ft. in Chi - Rogers Park: 1,369 / County Avg 2,035
Avg Price per/sqft in Chi - Rogers Park:$219 / County Avg $313
Avg Walkscore in Chi - Rogers Park: 87 / County Avg 71
Avg Year Built in Chi - Rogers Park: 1939 / County Avg 1961
Avg Days on Website in Chi - Rogers Park: 61 / County Avg 75