The 24th Ward is a great place to live! The area is located near the world-class museums, beauty, and recreation opportunities in Forest Park. The 24th Ward also offers easy access to several hospitals, Forest Park Community College, and many great neighborhood restaurants and bars. The ward is a transportation crossroads and yet has maintained its dense fabric of homes and businesses. Affordable housing, safe streets, local business, and popular schools all contribute to the close ties of the ward’s residential neighborhoods.