- Total Population2,722,586
- Male Population(48.5 %) 1,321,621
- Female Population(51.5 %) 1,400,965
- Median Age34.10
- Average Household Income$81,061
- Median Household Income$52,497
- Median Income Under 25$28,636
- Median Income 25-44$62,974
- Median Income 45-64$57,343
- Median Income Over 65$32,465
Expert Insights: JLL’s Chad Buch Talks Chicago Industrial Real Estate
September 16, 2019
This year, like the last, all eyes are on the Chicago industrial real estate market. One of the most promising in the country, it expects roughly 17.9 million square feet of new developments by the end of 2019. Investors have placed their bets, so it’s time for us to get a closer look. For our …...
Rust Belt Cities Ranked: The Most Successful Comeback Stories
September 09, 2019
In 2016, Antoine van Agtmael and Fred Bakker, authors of “The Smartest Places on Earth: Why Rustbelts are the Emerging Hotspots of Global Innovation,” commented on the current state of industry in the U.S. They highlighted the fact that while many voices decry the bleak state of manufacturing in...
Brookfield Unveils Office Plans for Beloved Chicago Landmark
September 04, 2019
Last month, Brookfield Properties announced plans to transform the top six floors of the iconic Macy’s at State Street, formerly the Marshall Field and Company building, into state-of-the-art office space. Branded 24 East Washington, the redevelopment will feature ultra-modern amenities, while a...