Near West Side Demographics


  • Total Population17,049
  • Male Population(49.8 %) 8,493
  • Female Population(50.2 %) 8,556
  • Median Age31.00
There are currently 17,049 people living in Near West Side. Out of the total population number, 8,493 are men and 8,556 are women. The median age for Near West Side dwellers is 31.00.


  • White Collar7,646
  • Blue Collar704
There are currently 7,646 white-collar jobs and 704 blue-collar jobs in Near West Side.


  • Total Households6,770
  • Family Households2,863
  • Non-family Households3,907
  • Households With Children1,440
  • Households Without Children5,330
  • Average People Per Household2.36
There are currently 6,770 households in Near West Side. Out of this total, 2,863 are family households, 3,907 are non-family households, 1,440 are households with children and 5,330 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Near West Side is 2.36.

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

  • No High School435
  • Some High School3,603
  • Some College2,227
  • Associate Degree736
  • Bachelors Degree3,461
  • Graduate Degree2,621
There are 435 people living in Near West Side without a high school degree, 3,603 people with some high school degree and 2,227 people with a college degree. 736 people have an associate degree, 3,461 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 2,621 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married8,950
  • Married3,695
  • Separated291
  • Widowed501
  • Divorced1,198
8,950 of the people living in Near West Side have never been married, while 3,695 are married and 291 are separated. A total of 501 people are widowed and 1,198 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$78,839
  • Median Household Income$65,498
  • Median Income Under 25$21,224
  • Median Income 25-44$84,004
  • Median Income 45-64$69,181
  • Median Income Over 65$24,474

The average household income for people living in Near West Side is $78,839, while the median household income is $65,498. The median income in Near West Side is $21,224 for those under 25, $84,004 for those aged 25 to 44, $69,181 for those aged 45 to 64, and $24,474 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.