Woodlawn‘s population, as measured by the Census Bureau, fell from a high of more than 80,000 in 1960 to 23,410 in 2010. The community’s decline was accompanied by a seemingly-endless and costly succession of efforts at revitalization. We visit Woodlawn periodically, and look in from time to time on property sales in the neighborhood. A ...
Woodlawn is Community Area 42 on the city's official list of 77.
The neighborhood, which includes West Woodlawn, is bounded by 67th St to 59th St, Lake Shore Dr to King Dr (400 E).