7 Undeniable Differences Between The North And South Sides Of Chicago
Obviously, the Chicago experience is different for everyone. The neighborhood you are from will dictate the types of restaurants and stores you frequent, as well as many other aspects of daily life. North Side vs. South Side has been a debate in the city since its creation, and we’re aware there are some negative differences that are undeniable too, but this list aims to show the strengths of each side of the city. No matter where you live in the Windy City, you’re still a Chicagoan who has much to offer!
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What other North Side vs. South Side differences do you notice in the city? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.