Lincoln Square's October First-Time Homebuyer Report

Lincoln Square is a smaller-than-average neighborhood in Chicago, IL with a population of 8,365 residents. Also, it has an average density with 14,085.4 people per square mile. Lincoln Square is made up of homes that are considered older than most with a median of 60 years. Topping the list of best schools in the neighborhood is Budlong Elementary School.


According to Foursquare, if shopping is your thing, you might enjoy Mariano's Fresh Market, The Book Cellar, and Fleet Feet Sports. Great outdoor attractions are Lincoln Square (Giddings Plaza) and Welles Park. Lastly, Davis Theater and DANK Haus German American Cultural Center are well-known places for arts and entertainment.

Price Range

The median value of homes in Lincoln Square is $228,083, making it one of the most valuable areas in Chicago, IL. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $400,427.

Curious as to which homes have been getting the most attention in Lincoln Square? These listings have stirred up interest and produced the most views:

$169K   $389K   $688K  

Typical Dwelling

The typical dwelling in Lincoln Square is a two-bedroom condo worth about $262,469. To purchase a similar home, a buyer with good credit and a $52,494 cash down payment could obtain a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate and a $1,986 monthly payment. The property tax rate is $16.10 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Lincoln Square homes for sale or reviewing Lincoln Square real estate trends.

Data reported through 10/13/2016


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Baird & Warner
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