Printer's Row

Community Area: Near South Side

Printers Row was once a thriving center of the printing and publishing; today it is a cozy neighborhood on the southern tip of the Loop.

The businesses are gone but the books and buildings remain. Industrial era buildings dating back as far as 1886 have been converted into residential lofts.

The neighborhood is centered along Dearborn Street from Congress Highway to Polk Street; and Plymouth Court and Federal Street. The Printing House Row District is an official landmark district. An annual Printers Row Lit Fest celebrates the area’s history every summer.

The neighborhood is known for its cozy attached homes, parks and playgrounds as well as its proximity to the Loop. Homes here include a variety of eras and styles. The low-key neighborhood enjoys a farmer’s market and the historic Dearborn Station as well as local bookstores and restaurants and bars.

Phillips Academy High School serves the community.

The walkable neighborhood is close to the lake, museum campus, Millennium Park and Michigan Avenue shopping. And residents have easy access to the Loop via the CTA.






Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Harold Washington Library, Harrison, Jackson, LaSalle, LaSalle/Van Buren, Quincy

Metra
Metra Electric Main Branch, South Shore

at Van Buren St Metra, Van Buren Street


School Districts

City Of Chicago Sd 299


Elementary Schools



Data supplied by the National Center for Education Statistics

1515 S Prairie Avenue #619 Chicago, Illinois 60605
$285,000 | Condo | 1 Beds | 1.1 Baths
Open House: Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 11:00am - 1:00pm
1305 S Michigan Avenue #701 Chicago, Illinois 60605
$440,000 | Condo | 2 Beds | 2 Baths
Open House: Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
1629 S Prairie Avenue #2202 Chicago, Illinois 60616
$539,900 | Condo | 2 Beds | 2 Baths
Open House: Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 1:30pm - 3:00pm
1910 S Indiana Avenue #521 Chicago, Illinois 60616
$340,000 | Loft | 2 Beds | 2 Baths
Open House: Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 1:45pm - 3:30pm


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Average Sales Price

$485,047

Average Days on Market

73

Sales Prices vs. List Price

99%


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