Housing Burden Chicago

48%
 of renter households paying 
30%
  for rent
 in 
Chicago

Renter Households Paying Over 30% of Income on Housing Costs

Source: Social IMPACT Research Center's analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau's 2000 Decennial Census and 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-year estimates program.

30% of income
100
50% of income
100
Neighborhood 30% of income for rent 50% of income for rent

Data Sources

Housing Burden Data: Heartland Alliance: ILLINOIS POVERTY REPORT
Neighborhood Data: City of Chicago Open Data Portal