Edgewater is a unique urban community situated on the north side of Chicago at Lake Michigan’s shore. Bounded by Foster Avenue on the south, Devon Avenue on the north, Ravenswood Avenue on the west, and Lake Michigan on the east, the neighborhood includes a variety of areas, from bustling urban business districts to the quiet respite of tree-lined residential streets to some of the largest beaches along Lake Michigan. Edgewater offers something for everyone. Residents move to Edgewater because of the access to transit, amenities, and a wide range of housing styles to choose from. There are a variety of options in our business districts for shopping day-to-day services and the access to Lake Michigan is unparalleled.
Here are some of the demographic characteristics of our neighborhood. Data is compiled from local government sources and web information. Every effort has been made to obtain the latest available data.