Lincoln Square is a neighborhood located on the North Side of Chicago. Included in the neighborhood are the smaller neighborhoods of Ravenswood Gardens, Ravenswood Manor, Bowmanville and Budlong Woods.
Lincoln Square was historically known as a heavily German influenced and populated neighborhood, but now one is just as likely to see shops catering to Thai or Middle Eastern cultures.
Lincoln Square is a mix of residential dwellings, industrial districts, shopping districts, and parks. Combine that with the tree-lined streets and the updated vintage homes, and you’ll see why over 40,000 residents call this area home.
The intersection of Lawrence, Western and Lincoln Avenues are considered the commercial heart of Lincoln Square.