Ravenswood is home to roughly 19,300 people who work in services, retail and administrative professions.
The average household size in Ravenswood is 1.98 residents per household, and 16% of households have children. The average household income is $60.9K, and annual living expenses amount to $50.0K. The percentage of residents with a college degree or higher is 24%.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
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Enjoy a tasty dinner at Bistro Campagne and have cocktails afterward at Huettenbar. Residents can choose from either pizza or deli snacks. For those looking for a local spot to kick back with a cocktail, check out one of the neighborhood joints, like Hansa Clipper or Grafton Pub. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Burger King and Wendy's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Women's Workout World and Conviction Fitness are located nearby, making it easy for residents to stay in shape.
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Ravenswood is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Shuis Food Store and J B Quick Stop Mart. These stores are located on N Damen Ave. For your sweet-tooth, head to Hellas Pastry Shop on W Lawrence Ave., or enjoy some baked goods at nearby Nhu Lan Bakery, which is also on W Lawrence Ave. Furthermore, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Jewel Osco and Nelson Pagan Grocery.
Ravenswood has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Enjoy and Ravensgoods. If you're searching for something unique and thoughtful, Chicago Printmakers Cllbrtv is on N Western Ave. For residents who like to shop, several retail options are located nearby. Area shopping malls include Family Plaza and Square.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools your children attend will be largely determined by where you rent. They may be eligible to attend a school in the Lincolnwood School District 74 or the City Of Chicago School District 299. Schools near the apartments in Ravenswood are Gateway To Learning School, Albany Park Multicultural Elementary School and St. Matthias/Transfiguration School. As a general rule, it is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested in.
Lincolnwood School District 74 offers two elementary schools and one middle school. In terms of the student-body population and student-teacher ratio, Lincolnwood School District 74 and City Of Chicago School District 299 are comparable. City Of Chicago School District 299 has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Lincolnwood School District 74.