Chicago is divided into 77 community areas which are officially recognized by the City and are the basis for census data and urban planning.
Community areas are distinct from neighborhoods. Community areas often encompass groups of neighborhood even though they may share the same names. Each community and neighborhood is unique and has a personality all of it's own. It is this diversity that makes Chicago such a exciting and dynamic city. Real estate in each of these communities and neighborhoods is equally as diverse.
Here are nine of our favorites communities and neighborhoods.