West Town Real Estate Market Overview

Could West Town, Chicago, IL be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about West Town. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near West... Town such as Bucktown and Wicker Park. When you’re ready, Trulia has 85 resale and new homes in West Town lined up for you, including 10 open houses, and 14 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$364,500

Median Sales Price

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$358

Price Per Sqft

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$1,800

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in West Town show a 7% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -5% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in West Town for Feb 19 to May 18 was $364,500 based on 52 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for West Town was $358, a decrease of -18% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in West Town for Apr 20 to May 20 was $1,800.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

West Town has low crime relative to the rest of Cook County.

Knowing more about crime activity in West Town 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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503

Counts of Theft

428

Counts of Assault

200

Counts of Vandalism


Schools in West Town

School data is currently unavailable. Use the map above to find the best schools in West Town.


Demographics

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

Single residents
53%
Single residents
Home owners
29%
Home owners
Median age
31
Median age
Household income
$48,390
Median household income
College educated
43%
College educated

Commute

Most people in West Town 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.

Commute Type
60% commute by car
4% commute by bike
29% commute by public transportation
6% commute by foot

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