Frequently Asked Questions
How many daycares are there in Chicago?
There are 2,561 daycares in Chicago, based on CareLuLu data. This includes 1,820 home-based programs and 741 centers.
How much does daycare cost in Chicago?
The cost of daycare in Chicago is $894 per month. This is the average price for full-time, based on CareLuLu data, including homes and centers.
How many daycares accept infants in Chicago?
Based on CareLuLu data, 1,167 daycares care for infants (as well as toddlers). This includes 901 home-based programs and 266 centers.
How many daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in Chicago?
Based on CareLuLu data, 939 daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in Chicago.
How many daycares teach a foreign language in Chicago (Spanish, French, Chinese, etc.)?
Based on CareLuLu data, 770 daycares speak at least one foreign language. Most common languages include Spanish, Polish, Chinese, French and Mandarin.