Communities Served

Humboldt Parkincludes West Humboldt Park

  • Total Population: 54,351

    Total Households: 16,778

    Median Age: 29

    Median Income: $29,788

  • Race and Ethnicity

    White: 5.5%

    Hispanic/Latino: 51%

    Black: 42%

    Asian: .3%

    Other: 1.3%

  • Housing

    Owner Occupied: 35%

    Renter Occupied: 65%

    Vacant Housing: 18%

  • Educational Attainment

    High School Diploma or Higher: 65%

    Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 11%

  • Employment

    Employed: 83%

    Unemployed: 17%

    Not in Labor Force: 45%

Lower West Sideincludes Pilsen

  • Total Population: 36,577

    Total Households: 12,255

    Average Household Size: 3

    Median Age: 29

    Median Income: $36,210

  • Race and Ethnicity

    White: 13%

    Hispanic/Latino: 83%

    Black: 3%

    Asian: 1%

    Other: .3%

  • Housing

    Owner Occupied: 27%

    Renter Occupied: 73%

    Vacant Housing Units: 14%

  • Educational Attainment

    High School Diploma or Higher: 59%

    Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 18%

  • Employment

    Employed: 65%

    Unemployed: 24%

    Not in Labor Force: 35%

Grand Boulevardincludes Bronzeville

  • Total Population: 23,151

    Total Households: 9,878

    Average Household Size: 2.3

    Median Age: 33

    Median Income $30,154

  • Race and Ethnicity

    White: 4%

    Hispanic/Latino: 3%

    Black: 92%

    Asian: .3%

    Other: .4%

  • Housing

    Owner Occupied: 28%

    Renter Occupied: 72%

    Vacant Housing: 19%

  • Educational Attainment

    High School Diploma or Higher: 84%

    Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 26%

  • Employment

    Employed: 84%

    Unemployed: 16%

    Not in Labor Force: 26%

New Cityincludes Back of the Yards

  • Total Population: 42,036

    Total Households: 11,596

    Average Household Size: 3.6

    Median Age: 27

    Median Income: $33,098

  • Race and Ethnicity

    White: 14%

    Hispanic/Latino: 54%

    Black: 31%

    Asian: 1.3%

    Other: 0

  • Housing

    Owner Occupied: 44%

    Renter Occupied: 56%

    Vacant Housing: 27%

  • Educational Attainment

    High School Diploma or Higher: 60%

    Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 8%

  • Employment

    Employed: 77%

    Unemployed: 23%

    Not in Labor Force: 37