Belmont Heights, Chicago, IL
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Belmont Heights Neighborhood Guide Chicago, IL

About

Belmont Heights is a quiet, residential neighborhood in the northwest region of Chicago, Illinois. This primarily residential area is known for its well-maintained single-family homes and tree-lined streets. The neighborhood is bounded by Harlem Avenue to the west, Belmont Avenue to the south, and the Kennedy Expressway to the east, offering convenient access to downtown Chicago. Notable nearby attractions include the Shabbona Park and the Harlem Irving Plaza Mall.

What You Will Love About Belmont Heights, Chicago, Illinois

  • The quiet, suburban feel within the proximity of the bustling city center, providing an ideal balance of tranquility and activity.
  • Easy access to the freeway, making commuting to downtown Chicago and surrounding areas a breeze.
  • The neighborhood's close-knit community spirit and family-friendly environment.
  • Numerous parks and recreational facilities in and around the neighborhood, including the popular Shabbona Park.

What's Nearby

Belmont Heights is located near the notable Portage Park, which boasts six tennis courts, two gymnasiums, a swimming pool, and a cultural arts building. The neighborhood is also a short drive from the Harlem Irving Plaza Mall, a large shopping center with a variety of retail stores and eateries.

Lifestyle

Belmont Heights offers a laid-back, suburban lifestyle with easy access to urban conveniences and amenities. The area is very family-friendly with a strong sense of community, hosting a variety of local events and activities throughout the year.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 105 restaurants, 30 grocery stores, and 14 parks within a mile of the Belmont Heights neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    A & D Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    7705 W Belmont Ave

  • GROCERY
    Riviera Italian Imported Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    3220 N Harlem Ave

  • GROCERY
    Joseph's Finest Meats

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.6 miles

    7101 W Addison St

  • GROCERY
    Miracle Herb

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Health Food Store, Herbs and Spices Store

    0.7 miles

    7065 W Belmont Ave

  • GROCERY
    Middle Eastern Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    3952 N Harlem Ave

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.8 miles

    4050 N Harlem Ave

Belmont Heights Apartments and Rentals

59 Rental properties in Belmont Heights, Chicago, IL.

  • Dickens Apartments property

    $1,295+

    Dickens Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    700–850 Sqft

    Not Available

  • 7425 West Belmont Avenue property

    $2,050

    7425 West Belmont Avenue

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1200 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 4119 N Narragansett 302 property

    $2,350

    4119 N Narragansett 302

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1188 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6485 W Roscoe DG property

    $1,445

    6485 W Roscoe DG

    Studio • 1 Bath

    400 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 7215 W Barry B4 property

    $1,645

    7215 W Barry B4

    Studio • 1 Bath

    500 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 7215 W Barry A2 property

    $1,595

    7215 W Barry A2

    Studio • 1 Bath

    500 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
15.2%
39.2%
utilities
0.2%
8.9%
food
1.6%
3.4%
transportation
0%
5.8%
healthcare
3.4%
7.3%

Belmont Heights Demographics

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Belmont Heights Reviews

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  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 8 of 8 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 8 of 8 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 8 of 8 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 8 of 8 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 7 of 8 renters

  • Tree Lined Streets

    Yes

    Say 7 of 8 renters

Belmont Heights Transportation

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Metra

Train Stop

7600 W Grand Ave

Elmwood Park Station

Train Stop

7600 W Grand Ave

River Grove Metra Train Station

Other

8421 Arnold Ave

Source: foursquare.com

Belmont Heights Schools

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3%
Irving ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$925
3%
Portage ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$885
39%
GalewoodNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
DowntownNeighborhood in Oak-park, Illinois$1,100
4%
Edison ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
AustinNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$795
1%
DunningNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
Old Irving ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
Belmont CraginNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$1,050--
Norwood ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
MontclareNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
South AustinNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$795
1%
Ridgeland Oak Park Historic DistrictNeighborhood in Oak-park, Illinois$1,125
13%
HermosaNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
Kosciuszko ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
Belmont GardensNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
MayfairNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$1,450--
JackowoNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$900--
Forest GlenNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois$975--
DowntownNeighborhood in Park-ridge, Illinois----
South Old Irving ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
North AustinNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
O'HareNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----
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Midway ParkNeighborhood in Chicago, Illinois----