Kennedy Park

Community Area: Morgan Park
Kennedy Park 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

No Nearby Public Transportation Found


School Districts

City Of Chicago Sd 299


Elementary Schools



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Average Sales Price

$160,213

Average Days on Market

89

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.




Chicago Blackhawks Hockey Rink Opens At Kennedy Park  Oct 13th, 2017
Chicago Blackhawks Hockey Rink Opens At Kennedy Park

The outdoor rink in Morgan Park is designed for roller hockey and ball hockey.

Kennedy Park To Host Pumpkin Patch Sunday  Oct 13th, 2017
Kennedy Park To Host Pumpkin Patch Sunday

It is free to attend the pumpkin patch, though some activities have a fee ranging from $1-$3.

South Side Bar That Taunts The Cubs Is Unusually Quiet As Game 5 Approaches  Oct 12th, 2017
South Side Bar That Taunts The Cubs Is Unusually Quiet As Game 5 Approaches

McNally's poked fun at the team's losing streak for years, and kept it up during the 2016 title run.

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