Chicago, IL


Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• Lakeview
• Lincoln Park
• Evanston
• Logan Square

Rental Housing Cost

Rental housing cost varies depending on the type, size, and location of the property:

Average Apartment Monthly rent:
• 1 Bed: 1,683 USD
• 2 Bed: 2,243 USD


Local Details


Chicago is home to the second-largest network of public transportation in the USA, consisting of a large network of buses and trains. The availability of good public transport reduces the need to drive, however, many residents still find having a personal car useful.

Fun Facts

The term “jazz” originated in Chicago in 1914. Today there are more than 25 theaters and 225 music venues in the city

Chicago has the largest collection of Impressionist paintings outside of Paris. They are spread among 125 art galleries.

Local Currency