Jefferson Park

Community Area: Jefferson Park

Located east of Norwood Park and Dunning, and west of Sauganash, Albany Park and Irving Park, Jefferson Park is a tree-lined neighborhood that puts residents in easy reach of the Kennedy Expressway as well as CTA and Metra trains. Originally home to a significant portion of Chicago's Polish community, the area has had an influx of new residents in recent years, particularly among city dwellers looking for an alternative to the suburbs.

Bungalows and single-family wood-frame homes dominate Jefferson Park, though there is quite a bit of new construction available including condominiums and town homes. The area is still quite affordable, although home prices have been steadily on the rise in recent years.

Neighborhood parks, including Wilson Park and namesake Jefferson Park, offer many sporting and recreational opportunities as does nearby Portage Park, one of the largest neighborhood parks in the city. The community boasts a number of family-owned restaurants, including the Gale Street Inn, which has been a favorite among rib lovers for more than 40 years.






Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Jefferson Park

Metra
Milwaukee District North, Union Pacific Northwest

at Forest Glen Metra, Edgebrook Metra, Jefferson Park Metra, Gladstone Park Metra



5416 W Ardmore Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60646
$475,000 | Single Family | 3 Beds | 3 Baths
Open House: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm


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Average Sales Price

$302,517

Average Days on Market

85

Sales Prices vs. List Price

98%


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




TBT: Milwaukee Avenue Used To Host A 25-Mile Bike Race Every Year  Jul 20th, 2017
TBT: Milwaukee Avenue Used To Host A 25-Mile Bike Race Every Year

Starting in 1886, the avenue hosted an annual bicycle race from suburban Wheeling into the city.

Jeff Park Starbucks To Open At Former Brown's Chicken Site: Alderman  Jul 17th, 2017
Jeff Park Starbucks To Open At Former Brown's Chicken Site: Alderman

Starbucks has applied for permits to open a drive-thru at 5601 W. Lawrence Ave., officials said.

The Buckinghams, 16 Candles To Headline 'Jeff Fest' Aug. 4-6  Jul 14th, 2017
The Buckinghams, 16 Candles To Headline 'Jeff Fest' Aug. 4-6

The festival will include two music stages in Jefferson Memorial Park, 4822 N. Long Ave.

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