Famous for its long history and special atmosphere, Chicago is the largest city of Illinois and the third most populous city in the USA, as well as one of the most multi-cultural and multi-national communities in the country. It has a wonderful location right on the shores of Lake Michigan (the southwestern part of the lake), and it is one of the principal ports connecting the city with other ones of the US and Canada. Chicago is also one of the most developed cities of the country, with a huge number of attractions and important institutions situated there. It is known as a key tourism center of the country, with its specific cuisine, numerous religious communities, and great lifestyle. It is interesting that the central part of the city is planned, so the streets are located according to a strict grid method. Chicago is the city where modern buildings and skyscrapers are located side by side with old architecture and historical buildings like the one of Chicago Theater, the Field Museum, the Art Institute of Chicago, and so on. Chicago is also home to a few old and famous universities including the University of Chicago and the University of Illinois in Chicago. The city is a center of commercial, financial, industrial, social, cultural, and developmental parts of the life of the country. There is a large number of various companies and business ventures based and located in the city, working on the fields of technology and IT, exchange, commodity goods-producing, food processing, publishing, and so on. Chicago is also a key transport hub of the whole region, with a large and a few smaller airports, as well as ports and road transportation stations located in the city.

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Chicago, IL, USA Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Chicago, IL, USA is 41.881832,and the longitude is -87.623177.Chicago, IL, USA is located at United States country in the Cities place category with the gps coordinates of 41° 52" 54.5952"" N and 87° 37" 23.4372"" W.

CountryLatitudeLongitudeDMS LatDMS LongUTM EastingUTM NorthingCategoryCountry CodeZoom Level
United States
41° 52" 54.5952"" N
87° 37" 23.4372"" W

Coordinates of Chicago, IL, USA is given above in both decimal degrees andDMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.

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Cities occupy space. Your lat-Lon describes a point. A point is an inadequate descriptor for large areas. Chicago has two international airports and a seaport. None of these are located at the same point.

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