Chatham

Community Area: Chatham
Chatham is part of the Chicago South Side. Situated just south of Chicago's Loop, Chicago South has experienced rapid development in recent years, particularly in the South Loop neighborhood.

Chicago South offers a wide range of housing styles, including new construction high rises, single-family homes, condominiums, lofts, town homes, bungalow-style homes and historic mansions. The region also boasts several historically-significant buildings and landmark districts, such as Kenwood District and Hyde Park-Kenwood Historic District.

The area is primarily served by the Chicago Public School District. The University of Chicago is also located in Chicago South. Public transportation options for commuters include number CTA buses and ‘L' trains, as well as Metra railways with transportation to Chicago's Loop and nearby communities. Major highways also pass through the area, including the Dan Ryan Expressway and Lake Shore Drive.

Cultural opportunities abound, with the Museum of Science and Industry, the Field Museum, John G. Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, the DuSable Museum of African American History, as well as art galleries and museums located in the area. The Chicago Park District also offers residents several public parks. Notable residents have included President Barack Obama.






Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at 79th, 87th, 95th/Dan Ryan

Metra
Rock Island District, Metra Electric Main Branch

at Gresham Metra, Chatham Metra, Avalon Park Metra, Woodruff Metra, E 91st St Metra, E 95th St Metra



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Average Sales Price

$123,337

Average Days on Market

103

Sales Prices vs. List Price

93%


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




New Chipotle Opening In Chatham This Week  Oct 11th, 2017
New Chipotle Opening In Chatham This Week

The new restaurant will open at 41 W. 87th St.

Chance: Take Lyft, Round Up Fare And Donate Difference To CPS  Oct 10th, 2017
Chance: Take Lyft, Round Up Fare And Donate Difference To CPS

The rapper's nonprofit Art & Literature Fund, which aids Chicago schools, will benefit from the money.

Chance Stopped By Police, So He Records It Live On Instagram  Oct 8th, 2017
Chance Stopped By Police, So He Records It Live On Instagram

Although it turned out OK, the rapper said he streamed the incident in case the stop went "sideways."

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