Chicago

City and county seat of Cook County, Illinois, United States
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inception
August 12, 1833
alias
Chicago, Illinois
The Windy City
City by the Lake
The Queen of the West
Chi-Town
Chitown
The Second City
City of Chicago
City of Broad Shoulders
Chi-Raq
official name
City of Chicago (english)
native label
Chicago (english)
nickname
Город ветров, город широких плеч (russian)
demonym
Chicagoan (english)
Ĉikagano (esperanto)
coordinate location
latitude41.882
longitude-87.628
precision0
head of government
Lori Lightfoot
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spoken text audio
language of work or name
population
18501900195020001M2M
2,722,389
point in time
2014
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2,716,000
point in time
2017
2,695,598
point in time
2010
350
point in time
1833
elevation above sea level
205 metre
176 metre
587 ± 1 foot
deprecated
pronunciation audio
language of work or name
IPA transcription
ʃɨˈkɑːɡoʊ
language of work or name
ʃɨˈkɔːɡoʊ
language of work or name
shi-KAH-goh
area
606.424 square kilometre
postal code
60601–60827
60601
60827
60655
official website
language of work or name
retrieved
May 18, 2017
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local dialing code
872
312
773
Dewey Decimal Classification
2--77311
IATA airport code
CHI
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Chicago
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Maps of Chicago
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