Logan Square

by: Greg Nagel
Ask Nagel Realty

Logan Square

Logan Square Borders

Diversey to the north, Armitage to the south, Pulaski to the west, Kennedy Expressway to the east

Logan Square Overview

Logan Square blends historic charm with modern flair, boasting wide boulevards lined with stately historic greystones and mansions and vibrant new developments. The neighborhood is a cultural hub, known for its arts scene, community-focused events (including a lively summer farmers market) and bustling Milwaukee Avenue, which is packed with trendy restaurants, bars, and boutiques.

Between the lush boulevards, nearby Humboldt Park, and the 606 Trail on the south side of the neighborhood, green space abounds throughout.

Logan Square Housing Stock

The housing in Logan Square includes a mix of majestic old mansions along the boulevards, classic Chicago two-flats, and contemporary condos and townhomes. The area’s architectural diversity reflects the neighborhood's eclectic nature, with newcomers often living side-by-side with long-term residents.

Logan Square Schools

Goethe Elementary: Goethe Elementary is a staple in the community, celebrated for its progressive education models and strong emphasis on bilingual learning.


Logan Square Eats

Longman and Eagle: This Michelin-starred gastropub pairs innovative dishes with an extensive whiskey collection.

Lula Café: A cornerstone in the neighborhood, Lula Café continues to charm with its farm-to-table cuisine.

Scofflaw: This gin-centric bar also offers a range of creative pub food in a relaxed vintage atmosphere. Known for its expertly crafted cocktails and lively ambiance, it’s a popular spot for locals and visitors to the neighborhood.

Logan Square Shopping

Wolfbait and B-Girls: This local boutique showcases products from over 250 Chicago artisans, offering everything from jewelry to clothing to housewares.

City Lit Books: IA haven for book lovers, this independent bookstore hosts frequent community events and a vast selection of titles.

Logan Square Organizations

Logan Square residents are well-represented by Logan Square Preservation, which is dedicated to preserving the neighborhood's historical and architectural integrity.

Logan Square Transportation

Logan Square is highly accessible via public transit, with the Blue Line providing direct access to the Loop and O’Hare Airport.

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What's the Logan Square Vibe?

A neighborhood known for its artistic community and active social scene, Logan Square offers a lively mix of cultural activities, dining, and nightlife options. It’s a community where history meets modernity, appealing to both young professionals and families alike.

Greg Nagel

Greg Nagel is the Managing Broker/Owner of Ask Nagel Realty and a Top 1% producer of all Chicago brokers. He has been featured on two episodes of HGTV’s number one show, House Hunters. Check out the 200+ five-star reviews of Greg’s work from his clients on Zillow.