River West

Location also makes for stunning views of downtown and quick commutes to The Loop, suburbs, and both airports.

Welcome to River West

River West is an urban Cinderella story. The once-industrial area has been rediscovered and transformed seemingly overnight into a growing neighborhood with its own identity.
 
Factories and warehouses are now home to spacious residential lofts, apartments, and condos. Meanwhile, trendy high-rises with modern amenities continue to go up to meet increasing demand.
 
Bordered by the Kennedy Expressway to the west and the Chicago River to the east, residents love the area’s convenience and its urban aesthetic. River West’s location also makes for stunning views of downtown and quick commutes to The Loop, suburbs, and both airports via car, bus or the CTA Blue Line.
 
In addition to new residents, the area has welcomed galleries, restaurants, and bars serving up cocktails, bites and nightlife.

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Overview for River West, IL

6,695 people live in River West, where the median age is 32 and the average individual income is $84,186.49. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,695

Total Population

32 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$84,186.49

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for River West, IL

River West has 3,296 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in River West do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 6,695 people call River West home. The population density is 7,688.04 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,695

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

32

Median Age

56.79 / 43.21%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
3,296

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$84,186.49

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in River West, IL

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The following schools are within or nearby River West. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Category
Grades
School rating
The Chicago Academy For The Arts
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
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