Far Northwest Side

The Far Northwest Side of includes the neighborhoods of Avondale and the Polish Village, with large Polish communities; Irving Park and Old Irving, quiet areas with historic homes; and Forest Glen, Jefferson Park, Norwood Park, Edison Park, Edgebrook, Dunning, and Portage Park, residential areas which have nice parks, old theaters, and some big annual festivals.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
Gladstone Park is a station on Metra's Union Pacific/Northwest Line located in Gladstone Park, , . Photo: Mitchazenia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Taft High School is a public 4–year high school located in the neighborhood on the northwest side of , , .

, formerly known as Wright Junior College, is a public community college in . Photo: Zagalejo, Public domain.

The is a mansion located at 5624 North Newark Avenue in 's community area. Photo: Zagalejo, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a village in , , . Photo: Zagalejo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the 77 community areas of Chicago, located on the Northwest Side of the city. Photo: Zol87, CC BY 3.0.

Far Northwest Side

41.972° or 41° 58' 19.2" north
-87.7875° or 87° 47' 14.9" west

Also Known As

  • English: Chicago/Far Northwest Side
  • Hebrew: האזור הצפון-מערבי הרחוק
  • Hebrew: שיקגו/האזור הצפון-מערבי הרחוק

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