Ethnic Groups by Ward – 1913

1913 Major Ethnic Groups

Predominant races in Chicago wards as listed in the Chicago Record Herald:

Ward 1 Croatian, Chinese, Italian, Serbians, Turkish, Persian, Russians
Ward 2 Mixed, Southeast Corner- Japanese
Ward 3 Mixed
Ward 4 Polish, Northeast Corner Italian
Ward 5 Ruthenians, Polish, Italians, Slovakians, Slavs, Germans
Ward 6 Mixed
Ward 7 Mixed
Ward 8 Persians, Hungarians, Slovakians, Slavs, Serbians, Swedes, Dalmatians, Croatians.
Ward 9 Swedes, Hollanders
Ward 10 Jews, Bulgarians, Bohemians,
Ward 11 Jews, Bohemians
Ward 12 Jews, Bohemians
Ward 13 Jews
Ward 14 Polish, Slovaks, Hungarians
Ward 15 Germans, Norwegians, Polish, Jews
Ward 16 Polish, Jews
Ward 17 Polish, Italians ,Turkish, Jews
Ward 18 Jews, Bulgarians, Russians
Ward 19 Jews, Italians, Greek, Irish, French
Ward 20 Jews, Russian
Ward 21 Mixed
Ward 22 Italian, Romanians
Ward 23 Swedes
Ward 24 Germans
Ward 25 Mixed
Ward 26 Germans, Swedes
Ward 27 German, Swedes, Norwegians, Polish
Ward 28 German, Norwegians, Polish
Ward 29 Bohemians, Dalmatians, Croatians
Ward 30 Irish, Lithuanian, Slavs, Polish
Ward 31 Dalmatians, Croatians, Irish, Swedes
Ward 32 Irish
Ward 33 Swedes, Norwegians
Ward 34 Jews, Bohemians
Ward 35 Norwegians, Irish

Submitted Jul 1999 by Angel Jacobsen-Shweika