Near West Side Demographics


  • Total Population17,119
  • Male Population(49.0 %) 8,396
  • Female Population(51.0 %) 8,723
  • Median Age30.00
There are currently 17,119 people living in Near West Side. Out of the total population number, 8,396 are men and 8,723 are women. The median age for Near West Side dwellers is 30.00.


  • White Collar7,332
  • Blue Collar725
There are currently 7,332 white-collar jobs and 725 blue-collar jobs in Near West Side.


  • Total Households6,724
  • Family Households2,965
  • Non-family Households3,760
  • Households With Children1,579
  • Households Without Children5,145
  • Average People Per Household2.39
There are currently 6,724 households in Near West Side. Out of this total, 2,965 are family households, 3,760 are non-family households, 1,579 are households with children and 5,145 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Near West Side is 2.39.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School469
  • Some High School3,802
  • Some College2,896
  • Associate Degree716
  • Bachelors Degree3,212
  • Graduate Degree2,527
There are 469 people living in Near West Side without a high school degree, 3,802 people with some high school degree and 2,896 people with a college degree. 716 people have an associate degree, 3,212 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 2,527 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married8,830
  • Married3,772
  • Separated365
  • Widowed502
  • Divorced1,111
8,830 of the people living in Near West Side have never been married, while 3,772 are married and 365 are separated. A total of 502 people are widowed and 1,111 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$72,745
  • Median Household Income$60,902
  • Median Income Under 25$17,336
  • Median Income 25-44$78,116
  • Median Income 45-64$67,192
  • Median Income Over 65$22,695

The average household income for people living in Near West Side is $72,745, while the median household income is $60,902. The median income in Near West Side is $17,336 for those under 25, $78,116 for those aged 25 to 44, $67,192 for those aged 45 to 64, and $22,695 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.