Lincoln Square Real Estate Market Overview

There is something for everyone in Lincoln Square, the charming settlement to the northwest of the city where artists, families, and young professionals share the scene with ease. Old-fashioned brauhauses and the Dank Haus German American Cultural Center bear out the area's German roots, while The Old Town School of Folk Music attracts Chicagoans of all ages from across the city. Part music school, part concert ...venue, and part community hangout, Old Town has something for everyone, be it a jam session, salsa classes, or a pint with the band next door at neighborhood favorite The Grafton Pub.View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Lincoln Square show a 12% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -41% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Lincoln Square for Feb 26 to May 25 was $325,000 based on 23 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Lincoln Square was $339, a decrease of -30% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Lincoln Square for Mar 29 to May 29 was $1,475.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

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

Knowing more about crime activity in Lincoln Square 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 Lincoln Square

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Get to know your neighbors in Lincoln Square 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 Lincoln Square 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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72% commute by car
1% commute by bike
24% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

Moments in Lincoln Square

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