Far West Side

Far West Side is best known for being impoverished and crime-ridden, but it has at least one major attraction as well as some fabulous parks, vibrant immigrant communities, and blues legends.

Notable Places in the Area

Metro station
Laramie is a station on the 's 'L' system, serving the Green Line and the neighborhood on the West Side. Photo: Nico Brussels, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Cicero is a station on the 's 'L' system, serving the Green Line. Photo: zol87, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Park
is a park at 5610 W. Lake Street in the neighborhood of , . Photo: Steven Kevil, Public domain.

Metro station
Central is a station on the 's 'L' system and is located at 350 North Central Avenue in the neighborhood on Chicago's West side. Photo: zol87, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is one of seventy-seven officially designated community areas in Chicago, . Photo: Steven Kevil, Public domain.

Far West Side

Latitude
41.894° or 41° 53' 38.4" north
Longitude
-87.751° or 87° 45' 3.6" west
Open Location Code
86HJV6VX+JH

Also Known As

  • English: Chicago/Far West Side
  • Hebrew: האזור המערבי-הרחוק
  • Hebrew: שיקגו/האזור המערבי-הרחוק

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