The neighborhood of Logan Square can be found in the city of Chicago, Illinois.
Logan Square has a character that caters to a fairly diverse group of people. Logan Square is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor, although that is not the case near Kennedy Expressway, Interstate 90 or one of the railway lines. There are approximately 10 green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, like Maple Park and Humboldt Park, resulting in them being very easy to access from the majority of locations within this neighborhood. Lastly, it is very easy to find dynamic places in this part of Chicago. Despite the fact that there is a poor selection of entertainment venues, the streets are usually busy with people, and with its approximately 30 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. Diversey Parkway is among the most lively streets in this part of the city.
In Logan Square, roughly 40% of the dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This part of Chicago has quite a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and one third are owners. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred prior to the 1960s.
It is very often possible for property owners in this neighborhood to purchase general and specialty groceries by walking. California Avenue is among the best streets for groceries. Moreover, there are over 200 restaurants and about 30 cafes to experience in Logan Square. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent variety of clothing stores, for instance along Dawson Avenue. Regarding education, it is a very short walk to get to primary as well as high schools from most homes for sale in Logan Square. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Logan Square offers home owners the choice between various methods of transportation. This area is very transit friendly. There is Belmont Station, Western Station and Logan Square Station on the Blue Line. Home owners are served by around 10 bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Logan Square is also car friendly. The majority of houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 90. Active home buyers will appreciate the especially pedestrian-friendly character of Logan Square; running daily errands is very easy on foot, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well.