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Welcome to Lincolnwood

An ethnically diverse, integrated village with humble origins.
Sandwiched between the cities of Chicago and Skokie is the ever-growing and diverse suburban enclave of Lincolnwood. This village offers residents an assortment of shopping and dining options. It is also home to more than 30 acres of parks and outdoor spaces, special events, and much more. 
You'll find various styles with a wealth of residential areas. Streets lined with mature trees fill the area, providing a tranquil backdrop for classic mid-century homes, traditional English cottages, and extravagantly done mansions. Other residential spots offer quaint bungalows and new construction builds with lush lawns and gorgeous landscaping. If you prefer, several gated high-rise communities provide luxury condominiums. Whether you're looking for an extravagant mansion with plenty of outdoor space or a luxury high-rise with stunning city views, there's something for you here. 

What to Love 

  • Lincolnwood Fest
  • A variety of architectural styles 
  • Many acres of parks and green spaces 
  • A large selection of community events

Local Lifestyle

Residents of Lincolnwood appreciate the village's growth. The community has seen the expansion of new housing options and the development of retail and dining destinations. With this growth, the area remains true to its community-driven roots and showcases a family-oriented way of life. Community events throughout the year offer residents a chance to get together and enjoy live entertainment and family-friendly fun.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping 

The area's shopping and dining options are plentiful, with Lincolnwood Town Center at the heart of the community. This enclosed shopping mall offers more than 90 high-end retailers, quick dining options, and a children's play area. Additionally, nearby cities of Evanston and Skokie offer several more opportunities for those who appreciate variety.
Restaurants in the area are plentiful and range from quick bites to exceptional fine dining selections. L. Woods Tap & Pine Lodge is a favorite local hangout with a nostalgic vibe and classic American menu offerings. Enjoy southern classics like buttermilk fried chicken, good old-fashioned smoked prime brisket, or Wisconsin fish fry on Wednesdays. 
The Backyard Grill is another excellent option for quality, from-scratch meals that showcase Greek heritage with a modern twist. An impressive selection of salads and delectable meat skewers await you on this flavorful culinary journey. Stefani Prime Italian offers residents a chance at the best of both worlds with an upscale fine-dining experience that serves American classics with an Italian twist. Enjoy high-quality steak and seafood options or choose from Italian classics like chicken parmigiana and osso buco Milanese. 
As with shopping, there are many more options in the surrounding areas, so you'll never run out of places to dine. 

Things to Do

Lincolnwood has a ton to offer residents, whether it's the parks and green spaces, festivals and live entertainment, or simply the amenities found in neighborhoods. Henry A. Proesel Park is an excellent spot for family fun. The park is home to an aquatic center, a selection of sporting fields, playgrounds, picnic areas, indoor and outdoor skating rinks, and a pavilion. Entertainment options are endless, and your family will love spending the day here, enjoying the outdoors.
Another favorite local spot for family fun is Novelty Golf and Games. This exciting venue offers miniature golf, batting cages, a game room with classic arcade games, and pizza. Your family will love coming here and enjoying good old-fashioned fun. 
If that weren't enough, the Chamber of Commerce hosts Lincolnwood Fest, an annual festival for the community. This event hosts live entertainment, carnival rides and games, food, family-fun activities, a car show, and much more. Many other events are held in the community. You will quickly realize why many have developed a fondness for the village of Lincolnwood.


Residents of Lincolnwood attend the Lincolnwood School District. Notable schools include:

Demographics and Employment Data for Lincolnwood, IL

Lincolnwood has 4,405 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lincolnwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 12,338 people call Lincolnwood home. The population density is 4,583.81 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

48.66 / 51.35%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Lincolnwood, IL

There's plenty to do around Lincolnwood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including La Cuisine Personal Chef Service, City Skyline Chicago Coffee Lounge, and FBBL Fitness Studio.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.83 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.46 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.51 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.68 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.22 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.4 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars


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