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Living in Pilsen Chicago

Pilsen is the 22nd most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 35,903 residents.

Pilsen has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Illinois Medical District, University Village - Little Italy, McKinley Park, Bridgeport, Tri-Taylor, Near West Side and Armour Square.

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Walk Score of Pilsen, Chicago, IL

Pilsen is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Nuevo Leon Restaurant in Pilsen, Chicago

Nuevo Leon Restaurant

Photo of Cafe Jumping Bean in Pilsen, Chicago

Cafe Jumping Bean

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Pilsen Chicago.

Pilsen is the 22nd most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 87.

Find apartments in Chicago's most walkable neighborhoods: West Loop, Near North Side and East Ukrainian Village.

Pilsen Chicago Apartments for Rent

Pilsen Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Pilsen to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

20 Armour Square 87 75 84 12,718
21 Logan Square 87 68 81 92,596
22 Pilsen 87 65 83 35,903
23 Goose Island 86 79 79 3,790
24 North Center 86 66 71 17,134

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thumbnail for PlzenArtsy food from an artsy neighborhood, got to love Pilsen.

Jorge Vega
on Plzen

Transit Score of Pilsen, Chicago, IL

Pilsen has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Pilsen Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Pilsen has good public transportation and about 9 bus, 1 rail and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Pilsen

Pilsen has about 8 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, I-GO and Getaround.

Bike Score of Pilsen, Chicago, IL

Pilsen is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Pilsen Farmers Market in Pilsen, Chicago

Pilsen Farmers Market

Photo of Dvorak Park in Pilsen, Chicago

Dvorak Park

Photo of Western-Cermak in Pilsen, Chicago

Western-Cermak

Photo of Post Office in Pilsen, Chicago

Post Office

Photo of Pulbic Art in Pilsen, Chicago

Pulbic Art

Photo of St Procopius Catholic Church and School in Pilsen, Chicago

St Procopius Catholic Church and School

thumbnail for Pilsen Farmers MarketThis small market still brings your local and organic products to the table. Make sure to check out their popular honey stand that provides local honey from city dwelling bees. Hours: Sundays, 9am-3pm. #farmersmarket Photo: The T & L Chicago Project

Kelley B.
on Pilsen Farmers Market

thumbnail for Parkview Restaurant GrillParkview is a local hub and hot spot of good eats with good deals. Though cash only, Martha (owner) prides herself on being in business for 23 years serving everyone from firemen (station across the street) to students and professionals.

iammegiam
on Parkview Restaurant Grill

Photo of Honky Tonk BBQ in Pilsen, Chicago

Honky Tonk BBQ

Photo of Lozano Library in Pilsen, Chicago

Lozano Library

Photo of 16th Street and Throop St. in Pilsen, Chicago

16th Street and Throop St.

thumbnail for Western-CermakThe view from the Western CTA pink line provides a reminder of all that is available 15-20 minutes away. Pilsen is an affordable neighborhood providing many amenities such as this.

iammegiam
on Western-Cermak

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