West Loop Gate is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois.
West Loop Gate offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. It is especially easy to find lively areas in this neighborhood. There are numerous nearby entertainment venues, there are very often masses of people around, and places to go out at night are well-distributed throughout the neighborhood. Randolph Street is among the most active streets in this area. It is easy to access public green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit.
The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of West Loop Gate is an important part of its character. The average year of construction for houses in this area is 1976. This neighborhood has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around 70% of the dwellings in West Loop Gate and 30% are occupied by owners.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in West Loop Gate. Additionally, with over 100 restaurants and about 30 coffee shops, this part of Chicago is an excellent area in which to eat out. It is also a very short distance to a great selection of clothing stores. When it comes to education, in West Loop Gate, locals will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot.
This neighborhood permits home buyers to travel using several means of transportation. West Loop Gate is an extraordinarily pleasant part of Chicago for pedestrians; all common errands can be run on foot, and a very large number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Owing to Clinton Station with access to the Green Line and Pink Line, and approximately 20 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in this part of Chicago is very convenient. West Loop Gate is also quite car friendly. It is a very short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 290, from any home in West Loop Gate.