41 Fascinating Photos that Shows Life in the Wicker Park Neighborhood of Chicago in the Late 1950s

Wicker Park is a neighborhood of about 26,000 residents within the West Town community area in Chicago, Illinois. Situated west of the Kennedy Expressway, east of Humboldt Park, and south of the Bloomingdale Trail, Wicker Park is known for its local hipster culture, art community, nightlife, and food scene.

In recent years, Wicker Park has seen record real estate and commercial development, particularly along the CTA Blue Line subway. Wicker Park is home to many luxury boutique shops and several flagship stores including Adidas Originals, Champion, Arc’teryx, and Yeti. Located within the 60622 zip code, Wicker Park is home to some of Chicago’s most expensive real estate with median home prices over $550,000.

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