Hyde Park

Community Area: Hyde Park

Host to a who’s who of history makers, writers, world-class institutions and a former U.S. president, Hyde Park has a storied past as one of Chicago’s most famous neighborhoods.

The famed lakefront neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side is home to the University of Chicago, where Barack Obama was a professor before becoming the 44th President of the United States. Hyde Park is also the setting of Richard Wright’s Native Son and former home to residents such as Muhammad Ali, Saul Bellow and Clarence Darrow.

Only 10 minutes from The Loop, Hyde Park boasts tree-lined streets, landmark mansions, beautiful beaches and one of the best views of the Chicago skyline. A number of cultural gems are located in Hyde Park, including the Museum of Science and Industry, the DuSable Museum of African American History and the Oriental Institute Museum.

Hyde Park has a number of pre-war high-rises, modern high-rises and architecturally significant mansions. The neighborhood also offers a variety of new construction condominiums, lofts, townhomes and single-family homes.

Nearby Public Transportation

Metra Electric Main Branch, South Shore

at 51st/53rd St Metra, 55th/56th St Metra, 59th St Metra, 57th Street

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.

5403 S Dorchester Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60615
$665,000 | Single Family | 4 Beds | 1.1 Baths
Open House: Saturday, July 18th, 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm
5555 S Everett Avenue #8C Chicago, Illinois 60637
$390,000 | Condo | 3 Beds | 2 Baths
Open House: Saturday, July 18th, 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm
5659 S Woodlawn Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60637
$4,750,000 | Single Family | 5 Beds | 3.3 Baths
Open House: Saturday, July 18th, 2020 1:00pm - 3:00pm
5530 S Shore Drive #4A-B Chicago, Illinois 60637
$365,000 | Co-op | 4 Beds | 2 Baths
Open House: Sunday, July 19th, 2020 1:00pm - 3:00pm

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