Lakeview is one of the city’s most livable and walkable areas. It is home to many smaller neighborhoods, including Lakeshore East, West Lakeview, Roscoe Village, Graceland West, Southeast Ravenswood, Belmont Harbor and Wrigleyville, home of the Chicago Cubs. Lakeview neighborhood residents enjoy the charm and beauty of tree-lined streets and Lake Michigan, just minutes from the bustle of downtown Chicago, a short commute on Lake Shore Drive.
Location & Area
- North Boundary: 4000 N Irving Park
- South Boundary: 2800 N Diversity
- East Boundary: ~200 W Lake Michigan
- West Boundary: ~2400 W Chicago River
- Primary Zip Code: 60657
Current Trends and Facts of Lakeview Chicago
Lakeview is found on Lake Michigan’s shoreline, giving Lakeview neighborhood residents many opportunities for boating, jogging, volleyball, golfing, skating, biking, fishing and more. In Lakeview, you can find scores of sports bars, especially near Wrigley Field, where you might catch a few games. For cultural endeavors, you can walk to Lakeview’s many restaurants, small theaters, intimate concert venues, galleries, and nightclubs. Lakeview also offers some of the most diverse shopping in the city.