Edgewater Real Estate Market Overview

Edgewater, widely known as a diverse and accepting community, is popular with those looking for a little more peace and quiet without sacrificing character. The lively Broadway Ave and Sheridan Road are home to the city's best Ethiopian restaurants, and Chicago's Little Saigon lives right off the Argyle Red Line. Just to the west, historic neighborhood Andersonville has no shortage of things to do and place...s to haunt, with furniture boutiques and craft breweries along Clark Ave. The neighborhood's affordable prices, despite its prime lakefront location and easy access along Lake Shore Drive to downtown, make living in Edgewater practically a no-brainer.View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Edgewater show a -6% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 4% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Edgewater for Feb 19 to May 18 was $195,000 based on 95 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Edgewater was $360, an increase of 17% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Edgewater for Apr 20 to May 20 was $1,525.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Edgewater has very low crime relative to the rest of Cook County.

Knowing more about crime activity in Edgewater can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Schools in Edgewater

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Get to know your neighbors in Edgewater by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

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Most people in Edgewater commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

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50% commute by car
0% commute by bike
45% commute by public transportation
5% commute by foot

Moments in Edgewater

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