Chicago Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, USA
f p @
72 lists


Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles. With 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in both the U.S. state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States. Its metropolitan area, sometimes called Chicagoland, is home to 9.9 million people and is the third-largest in the United States. Chicago is the seat of Cook County. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great La...

... more on Wikipedia

lists about Chicago

  • 75+ Celebrities Who Live in Chicago

    106 Votes 76 Items

    Several famous actors, musicians, and comedians have lived in Chicago, Illinois. Many celebrities were born in Chicago and others relocated to the Windy City to start their career in comedy more

  • The Best Chicago Albums of All Time

    923 Votes

    Veteran rock band Chicago is one of the best rock bands and best jazz rock bands of all time. List of the best Chicago albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This more

  • The Best Songs About Chicago

    509 Votes

    If you're from the Windy City, you'll definitely want to check out this list of the best songs about Chicago. Chicago often gets overshadowed by New York and Los Angeles, but several more

  • The 25 Tallest Buildings in Chicago

    31 Votes 25 Items

    Chicago is a beautiful city, with many extremely tall buildings. This list features the 25 tallest buildings in Chicago, Illinois, with pictures, heights, number of floors, and year built. more

  • The Best Day Trips from Chicago

    292 Votes

    List of the best day trips from Chicago. You’ve seen the Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower), eaten a burger at P.J. Clarke’s and ridden the Ferris wheel at Navy Pier. Now it’s time to more

  • Creepiest Ghost Stories From Chicago

    398 Votes

    Chicago is a city with its own fair share of tragedy and pain. Natural disasters, horrible accidents, and bloody massacres are deeply ingrained in the city's culture and past, more

  • The Best Chicago Movies

    908 Votes

    McCormick Place, the Lincoln Park Zoo, Western Avenue, the Harold Washington Library, the Oceanarium, the Field Museum – these are the things that come to mind when we talk about Chicago, more


Chicago is ranked on...


Chicago is also found on...