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Living in The Loop Chicago

The Loop is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 10,649 residents.

The Loop has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Printers Row, Near East Side, River North, West Loop Gate, Dearborn Park, Streeterville and Near North.

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Walk Score of The Loop, Chicago, IL

The Loop is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Federal Plaza Farmers Market in The Loop, Chicago

Federal Plaza Farmers Market

Photo of Hotel Burnham in The Loop, Chicago

Hotel Burnham

Daily errands do not require a car in The Loop Chicago.

The Loop is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 96.

Find apartments in Chicago's most walkable neighborhoods: Near North, Printers Row and Gold Coast.

The Loop Chicago Apartments for Rent

View all The Loop apartments on a map.

Rental info for North Star Real Estate Group in the The Loop area
from $1,673
Studio
Walk Score 86
Rental info for North Star Real Estate Group in the The Loop area
from $1,760
Studio
Walk Score 92
Rental info for North Star Real Estate Group in the The Loop area
from $2,045
Studio
Walk Score 100
Rental info for The Shoreham in the The Loop area
from $1,372
Studio
Walk Score 86
Rental info for Aqua at Lakeshore East in the The Loop area
from $2,091
1 bed
Walk Score 94
Rental info for North Harbor Tower in the The Loop area
from $1,405
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for 1260 N Dearborn Apartments in the The Loop area
from $1,075
Studio
Walk Score 100
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100+ listings in The Loop

The Loop Neighborhood Ranking

Compare The Loop to other Chicago neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

2 Printers Row 97 100 65 2,341
3 Gold Coast 96 91 74 30,051
4 The Loop 96 100 78 10,649
5 River North 96 96 78 7,915
6 West Loop Gate 96 99 84 6,047

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 860 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in The Loop.

People in The Loop can walk to an average of 54 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Wow Bao in The Loop, Chicago

Wow Bao

Photo of Caribou Coffee in The Loop, Chicago

Caribou Coffee

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Federal Plaza Farmers MarketTake a break from the office and walk down to this farmers market to browse their selection of local goods. Hours: Tuesdays, 7am-3pm. #farmersmarket Photo: OrganicNation

Kelley B.
on Federal Plaza Farmers Market

Transit Score of The Loop, Chicago, IL

The Loop is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find The Loop Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

The Loop has world-class public transportation and about 38 bus, 2 rail and 7 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from The Loop on public transit.

icon for car shares in The Loop

The Loop has about 45 car shares from I-GO, RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in The Loop Chicago? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

Terri Buseman

A resident of the South Loop since 1985, Terri Buseman has sold a variety of downtown properties, from single family homes and townhomes, to lofts and condominiums since 2004. She and her husband have raised their family in the city, and therefore can relate to the challenges families face when making real estate changes.

Ask Terri about The Loop

http://www.chicagocityhomesforsale.com/ »

Photo of Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park in The Loop, Chicago

Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park

Photo of Chicago Theatre in The Loop, Chicago

Chicago Theatre

Photo of Wells Street Bridge in The Loop, Chicago

Wells Street Bridge

mackenzie lee

I am a culture obsessed person. I love to travel and explore places. I especially love hunting out secret city spots.

Ask mackenzie about The Loop

http://Www.lonelyartichoke.com »

Photo of Glass Buildings in The Loop, Chicago

Glass Buildings

Photo of Jewish Building in The Loop, Chicago

Jewish Building

Photo of A View Of The Street in The Loop, Chicago

A View Of The Street

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Bike Score of The Loop, Chicago, IL

The Loop is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in The Loop

= Lowest Crime

The Loop has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Chicago average.

The Loop Crime Rate

Compared to all Chicago neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in The Loop Chicago?

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Photo of Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park in The Loop, Chicago

Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park

Photo of Calder's Flamingo in The Loop, Chicago

Calder's Flamingo

Photo of Chicago Theatre in The Loop, Chicago

Chicago Theatre

Photo of CVS/pharmacy in The Loop, Chicago

CVS/pharmacy

Photo of Chicago River Walk in The Loop, Chicago

Chicago River Walk

Photo of Wells Street Bridge in The Loop, Chicago

Wells Street Bridge

thumbnail for Hotel BurnhamFamous Hotel Burnham - known for its Architecture.

Scott Johnson
on Hotel Burnham

Photo of Glass Buildings in The Loop, Chicago

Glass Buildings

Photo of Mary Bartelme Park in The Loop, Chicago

Mary Bartelme Park

Photo of Sculpture "The Picasso" in The Loop, Chicago

Sculpture "The Picasso"

Photo of Cancer Survivors' Garden in The Loop, Chicago

Cancer Survivors' Garden

thumbnail for Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium ParkPeople gathering in the afternoon, preparing for a free evening performance.

Terri Buseman
on Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park

The Loop is Talking About...

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Photo of Cloud Gate at Millenium Park in The Loop, Chicago

Cloud Gate at Millenium Park

Photo of Cloud Gate in The Loop, Chicago

Cloud Gate

Photo of Daley Plaza Farmers Market in The Loop, Chicago

Daley Plaza Farmers Market

thumbnail for CVS/pharmacyTo have this just steps away from our front door was amazing. The convenience when we needed prescriptions ASAP: priceless. #neareastside

Elaine Heaney
on CVS/pharmacy

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