Near South Side

The Near South Side is a community area of , , United States, just south of the downtown central business district, . The Near South Side's boundaries are as follows: North—Roosevelt Road; South—26th Street; West—Chicago River between…

Landmarks in the Area

Second Presbyterian Church is a landmark Gothic Revival church located on South Michigan Avenue in , , . Photo: Andrew Jameson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Henry B. Clarke House is a Greek Revival style house in Chicago, , United States. Photo: Prairieavenue, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Harriet F. Rees House is a historic residence in , , United States. Photo: Andrew Jameson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Wintrust Arena at McCormick Square, previously referred to as DePaul Arena or McCormick Place Events Center, is a 10,387-seat sports venue in Chicago's community area that opened in 2017. Photo: TonyTheTiger, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

The Chinatown neighborhood in is on the South Side, centered on Cermak and Wentworth Avenues, and is an example of an American Chinatown, or ethnic-Chinese neighborhood. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Printer's Row, also known as Printing House Row, is a neighborhood located south of the downtown area known as the . is situated 1¼ miles north of Near South Side. Photo: puroticorico, CC BY 2.0.

Armour Square is a neighborhood on the city's South Side, as well as a larger, officially defined community area which also includes and the Wentworth Gardens housing project. is situated 1¼ miles south of Near South Side. Photo: lordcolus, CC BY 2.0.

Douglas, on the South Side of , is one of 77 Chicago community areas. is situated 1½ miles south of Near South Side. Photo: Jovianeye, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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