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Living in Ravenswood Chicago

Ravenswood is the 17th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 35,239 residents.

Ravenswood has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Lincoln Square, North Center, Roscoe Village, Edgewater, Albany Park, Irving Park and Uptown.

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Walk Score of Ravenswood, Chicago, IL

Ravenswood is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Chicago River

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Lincoln Square Farmers Market

Daily errands do not require a car in Ravenswood Chicago.

Ravenswood is the 17th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 90.

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

Ravenswood Chicago Apartments for Rent

Ravenswood Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Ravenswood to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

15 West Town 91 74 89 21,561
16 Uptown 91 79 82 48,579
17 Ravenswood 90 68 83 35,239
18 Edgewater 89 72 85 56,505
19 North Center 88 66 71 17,134

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 292 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Ravenswood.

People in Ravenswood can walk to an average of 9 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Glenn's Diner

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42N Latitude, Kitchen & Cocktails

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Terri Buseman
on Welles Park

Transit Score of Ravenswood, Chicago, IL

Ravenswood has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Ravenswood has good public transportation and about 10 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 Ravenswood on public transit.

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Ravenswood has about 24 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, I-GO and Getaround.

Neighborhood Guides

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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.

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42N Latitude, Kitchen & Cocktails

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Conrad Sulzer Regional Library

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Harvestime Foods

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Amundsen High School

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Ravenswood Park

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Chinese Gong Fu Institute

Bike Score of Ravenswood, Chicago, IL

Ravenswood is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Ravenswood

= Lowest Crime

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

Ravenswood Crime Rate

Compared to all Chicago neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Ravenswood Chicago?

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Amundsen High School

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Ravenswood Park

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Conrad Sulzer Regional Library

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Chinese Gong Fu Institute

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Amy's Candy Bar

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Hazel

thumbnail for Armando SoundThey offer the best pricing, amazing customer service and got the work done in a timely manner. #ravenswoodmanor

Elaine Heaney
on Armando Sound

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Mythos Restaurant

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St Matthias Church

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Harvestime Foods

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Urban Homes LLC

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Elaine Heaney
on Peterson Garden Project

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Ravenswood Concert Series

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Lincoln Square

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Jacob Park

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Kindred Hospital - Chicago (North Campus)

thumbnail for Chicago RiverAmazing river views over the neighborhood bridges. #ravenswoodmanor

Elaine Heaney
on Chicago River

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