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Community Map of the City of Chicago

map of chicago neighborhoods

Key to Map

1 - Rogers Park - "A village and suburb 9 miles north of Chicago, on Lake Michigan and the Chicago & Northwestern and the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railways; has a bank and two weekly newspapers; is reached by electric street-car line from Chicago, and is a popular residence suburb. Annexed to City of Chicago, 1893." Source" "Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois", 1901
2 - Edgewater
3 - Uptown
4 - Lake View
5 - Lincoln Park
6 - Near North Side
7 - Loop
8 - Near South Side
9 - Douglas
10 - Oakland
11 - Kenwood
12 - Hyde Park
13 - Woodlawn
14 - South Shore
15 - South Chicago
16 - East Side
17 - Hegewisch
18 - South Deering
19 - Riverdale
20 - West Pullman
21 - Roseland
22 - Pullman
23 - Calumet Heights
24 - Avalon Park
25 - Chatham
26 - Greater Grand Crossing
27 - Washington Park
28 - Grand Boulevard
29 - Fuller Park (very small)
30 - Armour Square (very small)
31 - Lower West Side
32 - Near West Side
33 - West Town
34 - Logan Square
35 - Avondale
36 - North Center
37 - Lincoln Square
38 - West Ridge
39 - North Park
40 - Albany Park
41 - Irving Park
42 - Hermosa
43 - Humboldt Park
44 - East Garfield Park
45 - West Garfield Park
46 - North Lawndale
47 - South Lawndale
48 - Mckinley Park
49 - Bridgeport
50 - New City
51 - Englewood
52 - West Englewood
53 - Auburn Gresham
54 - Washington Heights - "A village of Cook County, on the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific and the Pittsburg, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railways, 12 miles southwest of Chicago; has a graded school, female seminary, military school, a car factory, several churches and a newspaper. Annexed to City of Chicago, 1890"
Source" "Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois", 1901
55 - Morgan Park
56 - Mount Greenwood
57 - Beverly
58 - Ashburn
59 - Chicago Lawn
60 - West Lawn
61 - Clearing
62 - Garfield Ridge
63 - West Elsdon
64 - Gage Park
65 - Brighton Park
66 - Archer Heights
67 - Austin
68 - Belmont Cragin
69 - Montclare
70 - Portage Park
71 - Dunning
72 - Jefferson Park
73 - Forest Glen
74 - Norwood Park
75 - Edison Park
76 - O'hare
77 - Burnside (between Chatham & Calumet Heights)


And here's a nicer version of the map, found while surfing the web. I suspect it's more current than the one above.

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