The neighborhood of Bucktown is situated in the city of Chicago, Illinois.
Bucktown offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. Finding vibrant streets is very easy in this neighborhood. There is a broad selection of entertainment venues, there are lots of people around most of the time, and with its about 20 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. Milwaukee Avenue is among the most lively streets in this part of the city. It is easy to reach green spaces since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in.
In Bucktown, around 40% of the dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city took place pre-1960. This neighborhood has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even.
It is very convenient to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any home in Bucktown. Likewise, those who appreciate eating out won't have to go far in this neighborhood, where over 100 restaurants and approximately 20 coffee shops can be found, for instance along Damen Avenue. House buyers benefit from many nearby clothing stores. In terms of education, locals will welcome that wherever their property is situated in this part of Chicago, primary as well as high schools are close by. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Bucktown provides home buyers with several alternative means of transportation. Thanks to Clybourn Station on the Union Pacific North Line and Union Pacific Northwest Line, and a few nearby bus lines, this part of the city is very transit friendly. Getting around by car is also easy in Bucktown. It is a very short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 90, from any home in Bucktown. This part of Chicago is very convenient for traveling on foot; all common errands can be run without the use of a car, and there are also a very large number of businesses in proximity.