Time In Chicago IL


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What Time in Chicago Illinois

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What Time is It in Chicago IL

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In this section you will learn the main facts about the current time in Chicago Illinois.
The IANA time zone identifier for Chicago IL is America/Chicago.

Please be aware that Daylight Saving Time (DST) changes in Chicago IL do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.

In Chicago IL, DST starts on the 2nd Sunday in March and ends on the 1st Sunday in November.

Facts About Chicago, IL
  • Continent: North America
  • Country: United States
  • State: Illinois
  • Dial Code: +1
  • Elevation: 182.02 m
  • Population: 2,746,388
  • Currency: U.S. Dollar (USD)
  • Latitude: 41°52′55″N
  • Longitude: 87°37′40″W
  • Official Languages: English

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Information for Travelers

Chicago, the "City of the Winds", sits along the shores of Lake Michigan in Illinois and has become one of the largest cities in the US.

Famous for its daring architecture, it has a skyline filled with skyscrapers such as the famous John Hancock Center, the 1,451-foot-tall Willis Tower, and the neo-Gothic Tribune Tower.

Known for its vibrant arts scene, numerous cultural attractions, excellent shopping and interesting architecture, this city attracts visitors from the United States and around the world.

The city also has a lot to offer in the sports realm, with the Chicago Bears in American football, the Chicago White Sox and Cubs in baseball, and the Chicago Bulls in basketball.

Last but not least are the beautiful beaches that stretch along the shore, attracting crowds of sun-seekers in the summer.


The city is also known for museums, such as the Art Institute of Chicago, with outstanding impressionist and post-impressionist works.

Chicago enjoys a worldwide reputation as a focal point of 20th-century architecture and art, with architects like Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright and artists like Picasso, Miró, Dubuffet and Chagall making their mark.

Read about Chicago in Wikipedia

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