Lincoln Park

A dynamic, urban neighborhood that takes its name from the park that covers the area.

Welcome to Lincoln Park

A hip, fun community with an energetic ambiance
Lincoln Park is a dynamic, urban neighborhood that takes its name from the park that covers the area. The park, named after Abraham Lincoln, has more than 1,200 acres of stunning nature and beaches and is the most significant park in the city. The beautifully manicured gardens, lily ponds, indoor botanical gardens, and lush lakefront greenery offer the best views of nature, perfect for outdoor enthusiasts. This cozy, picturesque neighborhood is one of the city's most affluent residential areas and is ideal for anyone seeking an urban lifestyle surrounded by natural beauty. 
Residential options in Lincoln Park vary from brick-row houses to modern condominiums, student housing, and more. The quiet streets offer solace for residents and feature vintage brownstones among modernized single-family homes and gorgeous high-rises offering sweeping lake views. No matter what type of home you’re searching for, Lincoln Park is sure to have it.

What to Love

  • Stunning views of Lake Michigan
  • A strong, family-oriented community
  • Stunning historic architecture
  • An affluent neighborhood with numerous restaurants and shops

Local Lifestyle

Neighborhood residents love the variety of attractions found here. Its namesake park offers trails, the beloved Lincoln Park Zoo, a Conservatory, beaches, museums, lush greenery, and immediate proximity to premier shopping. Locals explore the charming area near Armitage and Halsted and visit boutiques lined with historic row homes, go for a walk around South Pond and enjoy panoramic views of skyscrapers, or spend a sunny afternoon at the beach. Whatever you’re in the mood for, Lincoln Park has plenty of things to fill your time.
Those looking for an affluent neighborhood with an energetic ambiance will find Lincoln Park the perfect place to call home.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Lincoln Park provides a hip assortment of local bars, lavish restaurants, and an impressive shopping scene. The unique blending of natural beauty and luxurious amenities makes this the perfect spot to explore.
Alinea offers an innovative approach to modern cuisine. Universally praised and recognized on some of the top lists in the nation, this James Beard Award-winning restaurant offers distinctive culinary experiences for its patrons. Book your reservation now for a truly unique and luxurious night out.
Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak, and Stone Crab is a famous local spot known for its Florida stone crab. Their delicious sides, coveted Key Lime pie, elegant ambiance, and award-winning service make Joe’s the perfect place for any occasion.
Chicago Pizza has served residents of Lincoln Park the freshest, scratch-made pizza and salads since 1991. Housed in a historic brownstone, this establishment is a long-standing culinary tradition and a genuine Chicagoan dining experience.
Geja’s Cafe offers a romantic, intimate setting with classical music and exceptional service. Enjoy creamy cheese fondue alongside fresh bread, fruit, vegetables, and a selection of lobster tail, shrimp, beef, or chicken. Make sure to save room for the Belgian chocolate fondue, which is paired with marshmallows, fruit, and other delicious treats.

Things to Do

Lincoln Park provides residents with a variety of things to do all year long. Whether you’re interested in a screening at independent theater Facets or heading to North Avenue Beach for a day of fun in the sun, you’re sure to create a fun and memorable experience in and around Lincoln Park. 
The Lincoln Park Zoo is the perfect spot to enjoy sun-filled afternoons. This zoo is the fourth-oldest zoo in America and offers exhibits with more than 1,000 animals inside its 35 acres. South Pond in Lincoln Park is a 12-acre natural area housed within the zoo. Surrounded by native prairie and wetlands, plenty of trails, and gorgeous views, this natural area is open during zoo hours and invites guests to meander through its grounds. After you’ve visited the zoo and South Pond, spread out into Lincoln Park’s 1,200 acres, where you’ll find many picnic spots, playgrounds, and more. 
The Lincoln Park Conservatory is an excellent spot for gardeners and botanists to visit. This conservatory is home to both indoor and outdoor foliage and exotic plants. Tropical palms and ancient ferns line the conservatory’s paths as you wind your way through its four display houses and annual flower shows in this beautiful Lincoln Park landmark.


Residents of Lincoln Square attend the Chicago Public School District. Top-rated schools within the area include:
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Overview for Lincoln Park, IL

1,041 people live in Lincoln Park, where the median age is 36 and the average individual income is $28,616. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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36 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Lincoln Park, IL

Lincoln Park has 415 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lincoln Park do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,041 people call Lincoln Park home. The population density is 3,814.325 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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32.47 / 67.53%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

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