Boundaries of Edgewater run from Lake Michigan on the east, to Ravenswood Ave (1800 W). The southern boundary of Foster Ave (5200 N) all the way to Devon Ave on the North.
Edgewater was first developed around the 1880’s as a summer home for Chicago’s Wealthy citizens. The neighborhood boasts some of the best beaches in the city. Edgewater contains some of the most popular sub-neighborhoods: Andersonville, Edgewater Glen, and Edgewater Beach.