Humboldt Park is a low- to middle-income, mixed African-American and Hispanic neighborhood that has begun to show significant signs of gentrification on its eastern end, east of Humboldt Park itself -- although that may have slowed in the past few years as the housing market has cooled.
News and articles
NCP groups gain voice in school closings 1/28/2013
Spurred in part by the threat of school closings, groups in neighborhoods served by NCP are organizing like never before to influence district decision-making.
Manual covers basic needs, where to find them in community with high return rate
Don Graves, deputy assistant secretary for small business, community development and housing policy, tours two LISC-supported developments and talked with senior scribe John McCarron about the future of community development.
- Mayor hails first fruit of foreclosure fight 1/19/2012
- "Que Viva!" 9/18/2011
- Points of light amid foreclosure funk 8/2/2011
- Supermarket efforts starting to bear fruit 5/31/2011
Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation
2550 W. North Ave. Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 278-5669 phone
(773) 278-5673 fax
Program manager - NCP
Outreach worker - NCP
Maps and data
Humboldt Park boundaries