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Living in The Loop Chicago

The Loop is the 7th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 14,709 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Grant Park, West Loop, Near North Side, Fulton River District, South Loop, River West and University Village - Little Italy.

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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.

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Photo of Calder's Flamingo in The Loop, Chicago

Calder's Flamingo

Photo of Chicago Theatre in The Loop, Chicago

Chicago Theatre

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

The Loop is the 7th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 93.

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

The Loop Chicago Apartments for Rent

The Loop Neighborhood Ranking

Compare The Loop to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Walk Score

Transit Score

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Population

5 Lincoln Park 94 79 88 26,167
6 Noble Square 94 75 91 8,494
7 The Loop 93 99 84 14,709
8 Ukrainian Village 93 69 90 6,002
9 Grant Park 93 100 84 1,158

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 815 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in The Loop.

People in The Loop can walk to an average of 64 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Near East Side in The Loop, Chicago

Near East Side

Photo of Wow Bao in The Loop, Chicago

Wow Bao

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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 39 bus, 1 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 50 car shares from I-GO, RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Getaround.

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 Wells Street Bridge in The Loop, Chicago

Wells Street Bridge

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

Sculpture "The Picasso"

Photo of Urban Kayaks in The Loop, Chicago

Urban Kayaks

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

Bike Score of The Loop, Chicago, IL

The Loop is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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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

Photo of Glass Buildings in The Loop, Chicago

Glass Buildings

Photo of Lakeshore East Park in The Loop, Chicago

Lakeshore East Park

Photo of Mary Bartelme Park in The Loop, Chicago

Mary Bartelme Park

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

Scott Johnson
on Hotel Burnham

Photo of Near East Side in The Loop, Chicago

Near East Side

Photo of Near East Side in The Loop, Chicago

Near East Side

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

Sculpture "The Picasso"

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195 N Harbor Dr

thumbnail for 195 N Harbor Dr195 N Harbor aka Park Shore, is a self-contained resort that calls itself a condominium. From the Valet parking to amenities including rooftop pool, whirlpool, health club, tennis court, 2 party rooms, grocery, dry cleaner, spa, and 24hr door and maintenance staff. Walk to Millennium Park, Mariano's the loop restaurants, shopping and the lake. Truly it would be a joy to call Park Shore your home!

Sara J. McMurray
on 195 N Harbor Dr

Photo of Urban Kayaks in The Loop, Chicago

Urban Kayaks

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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