- Current Prices:$14,500 to $249,900
- Closed Prices:$6,000 to $240,000
- Median Sale Price:$92,000
- Average $ per sq ft:$76
- Association Fee Ranges:$0 to $140/mo,$0
- Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single Family Home
- Age:1858 to 2017
- Sq. Ft.:497 to 14,000Sq. Ft.
- Bedrooms:0 to 12Bedrooms
- Bathrooms:0 to 9Bathrooms
Homes in this area come in a wide range of prices, styles, and sizes.
Where to Live
Stretching from Wallace Street to Beverly Boulevard, this South Side neighborhood has flats as well as single-family homes. The majority of houses between Damen and Ashland Avenues have larger units. The main access points to shopping and entertainment can be found between 79th Street and Ashland Avenue. These are good places to live for commuters and those interested in accessing local conveniences without a car.
Where to Eat
Characteristic of the South Side lifestyle, this area features several home-style casual dining options. The north and southeast parts of Auburn-Gresham have some larger restaurants and shopping centers. Several mid-range and upscale chain restaurants are interspersed between local establishments. Whether it's Chinese food or burgers, these new developments have something for everyone.
What You'll See
This area has a large population that is connected through several prominent community organizations. Expect to see a great deal of pedestrian traffic in the southeast end of this neighborhood where commercial and recreational developments are prominent. Auburn-Gresham is also home to several large green spaces, including the 17-acre Dawes Park and the amenity-packed Foster Park. The neighborhood's bungalow-style, single-family homes make for a picturesque, residential atmosphere.
Friday Night Fun
The majority of entertainment around this area features laid-back bars and cocktail lounges. A Friday night could easily include casual bar hopping through the neighborhood or venturing to nearby areas for more clubs and music venues. Regardless, if you are looking for a casual Friday kickback or hoping for a night on the town, Auburn-Gresham hosts its own entertainment options and offers convenient access to other popular neighborhoods.
The Perfect Sunday
Weekends are relatively quiet in this neighborhood with consistent community programs engaging many of the residents. A quiet stroll through the residential areas of Auburn-Gresham or the many small and centralized parks is a Sunday favorite for locals.
Numerous housing styles and options • New restaurants and commercial development • City parks throughout the residential communities.
Locals Don't Love
Traffic on Halsted and Ashland during peak hours • Limited employment opportunities because of few operating businesses • Few family friendly areas for children.
Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are supplied by Maponics and are subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.