Neighborhood

West Rogers Park


 
  

Neighborhood Description

West Ridge or West Rogers Park is one of 77 well-defined Chicago, Illinois community areas. It is a middle class neighborhood located on the far north side of Chicago. It is located in the 50th Ward. It is bordered on the north by Howard Street, on the east by Ridge Boulevard, Western Avenue, and Ravenswood Avenue, the south by Bryn Mawr Avenue and Peterson Avenue, and on the west by Kedzie Avenue and the North Shore channel of the Chicago River. At one time joined with neighboring Rogers Park, it separated in the 1890's over a conflict concerning park districts (known as the Cabbage War.) Devon Avenue Today West Ridge is one of Chicago's better off communities, filled with thriving multi-ethnic culture lining Devon Avenue, historic mansions lining Ridge and Lunt Avenues, cultural institutions such as St. Scholastica Academy and one of the highest per capita incomes on the Northside of Chicago. It is home to the Midwest's largest Hasidic community, as well as other Jewish, Irish-American, German-American, Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Assyrian, Russian, and Korean immigrant communities. iMove Chicago is your resource for Chicago apartments, lofts, condos and homes in West Rogers Park.

Neighborhood Links

 

West Ridge / West Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce
 (773) 743-6022
2720 West Devon Avenue
 
History of West Ridge/ West Rogers Park

 

Resources in West Rogers Park

 

Hospitals

Swedish Covenant Hospital
(773) 878-8200
5145 North California Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625-3687

 

Post Office

US Post Office
(773) 743-2650
1723 West Devon Avenue
Chicago, IL 60660-9998
 

Library

Northtown Public Library
(312) 744-2292
6435 North California Avenue
Chicago, IL 60645-5208

 

 

Schools

 

Boone Elementary School
(773) 534-2160‎
6710 N. Washtenaw
 
Rogers Elementary
(773) 534-2125‎
7345 N. Washtenaw
 
Mather High School
(773) 534-2350‎
5835 North Lincoln Avenue
 
Decatur Classical Elementary School
(773) 534-2201
7030 North Sacramento Avenue
 
Jamieson Elementary School
(773) 534-2395
5650 North Mozart Street
 
Clinton Elementary School
(773) 534-2025‎
6110 North Fairfield Avenue
 
Stone Elementary Scholastic Academy
(773) 534-2045‎
6239 North Leavitt Street

 

 

Grocery Stores

Patel Bros
(773) 764-1857‎
2610 West Devon Avenue
 
Indian Grocery & Imports
(773) 262-7777‎
2610 West Devon Avenue
 
World Fruit Market
(773) 508-0700‎
2434 West Devon Avenue
 
North Water Market
(773) 764-3557
2626 West Devon Avenue
 
Kol Tuv Kosher Foods
(773) 764-1800
2938 West Devon Avenue
 
Bismillah Grocery
(773) 761-1700‎
2742 West Devon Avenue
 
Madni Mart USA
(773) 761-4626‎
2440 West Devon Avenue
 
A & J Grocery
(773) 465-5181
6406 North Claremont Avenue
 
Kol Touhy Kosher
(773) 761-1800
2923 West Touhy Avenue

 

Cool Places to Eat
 
Udupi Palace Restaurant
(773) 338-2152
2453 West Devon Avenue
Cuisine: Indian
 
Arva Bhavan
(773) 274-5800
2508 West Devon Avenue
Cuisine: Middle Eastern
 
Katsu Japanese Restaurant
(773) 784-3383
2649 West Peterson
Cuisine: Japanese
 
Ghareeb Nawaz Restaurant
(773) 671-2727
2032 West Devon Avenue
Cuisine: Middle Eastern
 
Khan Barbeque Restaurant
(773) 274-8600
2401 West Devon Avenue
Cuisine: Middle Eastern
 
Tam Popo Japanese Restaurant
(773) 561-2277
5665 North Lincoln Avenue
Cuisine: Japanese
 
Gandhi  India Restaurant
(773) 761-8714
2601 West Devon Avenue
Cuisine: Indian
 
Tiffin, Inc.
(773) 338-2143
2536 West Devon Avenue
Cuisine: Indian
 
Solga Restaurant
(773) 728-0802
5828 North Lincoln Avenue
Cuisine: Korean
 
The Fish Keg
(773) 262-6603
2233 West Howard Street
Cuisine: Seafood
 
Sher Punjab Indian Restaurant
(773) 973-4000
2510 West Devon Avenue
Cuisine: Indian
 
Wolfy’s
(773) 743-0207
2734 West Peterson Avenue
Cuising: Fast Food