Near North

The Near North is the shop-and-awe center of . It's bounded by North Avenue to the north, the Chicago River to the west and south, and Lake Michigan to the east.
Photo: Jrissman, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Historic building
The is a contributing property and landmark in the Old District in , , , that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The is a contemporary art museum near in downtown in , , . Photo: JeremyA, CC BY-SA 2.5.

in Chicago, Illinois is the seat of the , one of the largest Roman Catholic dioceses in the . Photo: Túrelio, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

is a private evangelical Christian bible college with its main campus in , .

Localities in the Area

The is the central business district of , bounded by the Chicago River to the north and west, Harrison Street to the south, and Lake Michigan to the east. Photo: Poco a poco, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Magnificent Mile, sometimes referred to as The Mag Mile, is an upscale section of , running from the to Oak Street in the Near North Side. Photo: Bert Kaufmann, CC BY 2.0.

The is a historic district in , . Photo: Bonfire2k4, CC BY 2.5.

Near North

41.9° or 41° 54' 0.1" north
-87.6345° or 87° 38' 4.2" west
Open Location Code
587 feet (179 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 153695929
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Near North Side
  • Chinese: 近北区
  • Chinese: 近北區
  • English: Community Area 8
  • English: Near North, Chicago, Illinois
  • English: Near North, Chicago
  • English: Near North Side (Chicago)
  • English: Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois
  • English: Near North Side, Chicago
  • English: Near North Side
  • English: Near Northside, Chicago
  • French: Near North Side
  • Hebrew: ניר נורת' סייד
  • Hebrew: שיקגו/החלק הצפוני של מרכז העיר
  • Japanese: ニア・ノース・サイド
  • Japanese: ニアー・ノース・サイド
  • Slovenian: Near North Side, Chicago

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