Edgewater Community Info
Edgewater, located on Chicago’s north side, seven miles north of the Loop, is bordered by and Devon Avenues and Ravenswood Avenue and Lake Michigan. Beautiful beaches brought the elite to Edgewater in the late 1800s as summer homes were established in the prestigious community. Historic districts intermingle with skyline apartments, condominiums, and homes, creating a very diverse mix.
Now, a bustling international community, Edgewater is comprised of more than 62,000 residents. Eclectic and award-winning restaurants and shops contribute to a close-knit neighborhood feel. Third Saturdays in Edgewater, street fair styled community days, and the weekly Edgewater Farmer’s Market, give residents and visitors many opportunities to mingle and enjoy the neighborhood warmth.