Chicago Ridge Homes for Sale are some of the finest among Chicago Suburbs. Chicago Ridge is 20 miles southwest of downtown Chicago. It has a total 2.2 square miles area with a population of 14,305 according to 2010 census. The village borders remnants of a feeder canal for the Illinois & Michigan Canal that reached from the Little Calumet River westward through the Saganash?kee Slough. Chicago Ridge was incorporated in 1909. The village has a wide range of diversity of people consisting of White, African American, Native American, Asian, Islander and other races while Hispanic are growing making up 12.4 percent of the population.