Friday, February 14, 2014

Native numbers: How many Chicagoans were born in the city? (WBEZ Curious City)


Listen to Newberry Library's own Matt Rutherford on WBEZ's Curious City program!  The program answers the question about how many Chicagoans were born in the city as well the generational aspect of our city.  Check out the article below for more in-depth information and to hear the Ozinga family's story.  There is also a great interactive map to see how your family's neighborhood compares.

Native numbers: How many Chicagoans were born in the city?

Can you guess what neighborhood has the most Illinois- born residents? What neighborhood are you from and how long have you lived there?