Median real estate price in the City Center of East Chicago is $57,675, which is less expensive than 94.8% of Indiana neighborhoods and 97.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
The average rental price in East Chicago City Center is currently $881, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 62.1% of the neighborhoods in Indiana.
East Chicago City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in East Chicago, Indiana.
Real estate in the City Center of East Chicago, IN is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) small apartment buildings and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in East Chicago City Center. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 30.9%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 94.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.