West Ridge

Community Area: West Ridge

West Ridge is an eclectic neighborhood that defies a singular description. Located west of Rogers Park on the city’s Far North Side, the large neighborhood has something for everyone. It’s both a tranquil residential area and a vibrant cultural scene.

The Desi Corridor along Devon Avenue spans most of the neighborhood and includes many colorful shops and eateries. Locals and visitors flock to the area to enjoy cuisines from around the world as well as unique shopping and nightlife.

Residential areas are tranquil with historic mansions, beautiful homes and scenic parks. The neighborhood includes a variety of areas offering vintage three-flats, condominiums and bungalows; and tree-lined streets with historic mansions and large single-family homes with well-tended lawns.

Residents enjoy access to the great outdoors with the North Shore Channel Trail that runs along the Chicago River and several parks including Indian Boundary Park, which features a Tudor-style field house that is on the National Register of Historical Places. The park includes a duck lagoon, nature areas, tennis courts and a kids’ spray pool, and also hosts art and music classes, free concerts and theater productions.

Commuters heading downtown can take CTA buses to the Metra stations in Rogers Park or Ravenswood or to the L’s Red Line stops.

Students attend Chicago Public Schools’ Mather High School, named after Stephen Mather, the first director of the National Park Service. There also are numerous private and parochial schools in the area.a stations in Rogers Park or Ravenswood or to the L’s Red Line stops.

Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Howard, Jarvis

Union Pacific North

at Rogers Park Metra

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.

2125 W Greenleaf Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60645
$760,000 | Single Family | 5 Beds | 4 Baths
Open House: Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm
7250 N Oakley Avenue #2S Chicago, Illinois 60645
$265,000 | Condo | 3 Beds | 2 Baths
Open House: Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
2414 W Thorndale Avenue #1 Chicago, Illinois 60659
$128,000 | Condo | 1 Beds | 1 Baths
Open House: Sunday, November 24th, 2019 12:00pm - 2:00pm
3052 W Hood Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60659
$349,500 | Single Family | 4 Beds | 3 Baths
Open House: Sunday, November 24th, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm

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