Albany Park

Community Area: Albany Park

If variety is the spice of life, Albany Park is on fire. The eclectic neighborhood, long known for welcoming newcomers from many different countries, has a culture all its own.

Neighbors are not strangers in this tight-knit Northwest Side neighborhood. Shops and eateries reflect the neighborhood’s diversity, with Lebanese, Swedish and Persian restaurants as well as Korean barbeque, fine Filipino and nouveau Mexican.

Homes include an affordable mix of single-family homes, bungalows, brick two-flats, apartments and duplexes. Nearby North Mayfair, part of the larger Albany Park community, is a mecca of historic Chicago bungalows, earning a spot on the National Register of Historic Places.

The neighborhood’s 16-acre Eugene Field park includes two bridges as well as a playground, tennis courts, athletic fields, a 60-foot tall light tower and historic Tudor Revival style brick field house. The park was named for American writer Eugene Field, a Chicago journalist best known for his work as a children’s poet including the classic Little Boy Blue.

Residents of the highly walkable and bike-able neighborhood will have even more to love with the addition of the 312 RiverRun trail. The two-mile trail will connect Albany Park and other nearby neighborhoods and will include the longest pedestrian bridge in Chicago with a wide expanse for runners, walkers and cyclists.

Whether heading downtown, to the suburbs or O’Hare International Airport, commuters have access to the CTA Blue Line, Brown Line and Edens Expressway.






Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Francisco, Kedzie, Kimball, Montrose, Rockwell

Metra
Milwaukee District North

at Mayfair Metra


School Districts

City Of Chicago Sd 299





School information is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. This information should only be used as a reference and does not warrant or guarantee enrollment. Please contact applicable schools or school districts directly to verify information and enrollment eligibility.

2737 W Sunnyside Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60625
$1,400,000 | Single Family | 6 Beds | 3.1 Baths
Open House: Sunday, November 17th, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
5011 N Central Park Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60625
$499,900 | Single Family | 7 Beds | 3.1 Baths
Open House: Saturday, November 16th, 2019 1:00am - 4:00pm
4545 N Lawndale Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60625
$749,000 | Single Family | 6 Beds | 4 Baths
Open House: Saturday, November 16th, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
4857 N Lawndale Avenue #202 Chicago, Illinois 60625
$180,000 | Condo | 2 Beds | 1 Baths
Open House: Saturday, November 16th, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm


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Average Sales Price

$340,758

Average Days on Market

62

Sales Prices vs. List Price

96%


Data represents the community area's average over the past 12 months. All information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.