Lakeview, popular neighborhood on the North Side is one of the 77 community areas of Chicago, Illinois, in the city's North Side with a population of 92,594. It is bordered by West Diversey Parkway on the south, West Irving Park Road on the north, North Ravenswood Avenue on the west, and the shore of Lake Michigan on the east. Lake View is in Cook County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Lakeview is Chicago's most populous community area. Packed with two-flats, courtyard buildings, and single-family homes, Lakeview and its well-known pocket neighborhoods like Wrigleyville and Boystown have something to offer for nearly every Chicagoan. Lakeview is an ideal neighborhood for those who work Downtown, providing quick and easy commutes without the big-city price tag. The public schools in Lake View are above average. Living in Lake View offers residents a dense urban feel. In Lake View there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Restaurants in Lakeview vary by area. Wrigleyville is home to a number of sports bars and pubs where you can relax with a burger and a beer. Boystown hosts the trendier culinary finds, with small plates and mixologists the norm. The size of the neighborhood makes it easy for residents to find practically any cuisine.