Austin has the largest population of Chicago’s 77 Community Areas, and suffered the largest population drop of the 77 between 2000 and 2010. The community is home to the leafy Austin Historic District, which you can visit in the above video, and to the historic devastation wrought during the riots that followed the death of ...
Austin Historic District news
This Chicago landmark district lies both north and south of Lake Ave in the Chicago Austin neighborhood.
The northerly section is bounded on the south by W Lake St (400 N), W Ohio St (600 N), N Waller Ave (5700 W) and W Austin St (6000 W). The southerly portion runs north from West End Ave (200 N) to Corcoran Pl (350 N), and west from Parkside Ave (5650 W) to Menard Ave (5800 W).
A part of of the Austin neighborhood.