West Town, located in Chicago, Illinois, northwest of the Loop, on Chicago's Westside is one of 77 officially designated Chicago community areas. Much of this area was historically part of the city's Polish Downtown, and its name may refer to Western Avenue, which was the city's western boundary at the time of West Town's settlement, but more likely was a convenient abstraction by the creators of Chicago's community areas. Then, as now, West Town was a collection of several distinct neighborhoods.
Currently, the average rents in this neighborhood are approximately:
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