Subscribe
RTA logo
Regional Transportation Authority
Mapping and Statistics (RTAMS)
Routes, Stations and Lines > CTA Rail Stations > Station Details
Home | Main Map | Site Map
RTA logo

CTA logo Rail Station: Merchandise Mart  accessible

Overview
Rail Lines:Brown Line
Purple Line
Status:year-round
Location:222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Fares:CTA Ventra Fare: $2.50
($1.25 Reduced / .75 Student)
*No Cash Fares Accepted at Rail Stations*
Detailed CTA Fare Structure
Related Web Pages:Schedule from CTA
 
Demographics
Population1/2 mile1 mile
201015,78370,577
201516,75973,389
Change+5.8%+3.8%
2040 (Projected)21,54987,348
 
Employment1/2 mile1 mile
2010186,564475,480
2015192,720490,845
Change+3.2%+3.1%
2040 (Projected)223,492567,650
The 2010 (base estimate), 2015 (interpolated) and 2040 (projected) population and employment statistics are estimates tabulated by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency of Planning (CMAP). The CMAP statistics are derived from square mile subzones. For more information see: https://datahub.cmap.illinois.gov/dataset/2040-forecast-of-population-households-and-employment
 
Ridership
Ridership Trend
Weekday Boardings:8,945 (June 2019)
Parking Capacity:0 spaces
 
Land Use
Category1/2 mile1 mile
Transportation and Other52%45%
Commercial31%24%
Multi-Family Residential10%11%
Institutional3%6%
Industrial1%4%
Vacant1%2%
Single-Family Residential2%2%
Mixed Use1%1%
Source: CMAP 2010 Land Use Inventory
 
Related Projects
Capital Program:List of Capital Projects
Planning Studies:none
PMO Projects:none
 
Connecting Services
CTA Bus Routes:125 Water Tower Express accessible
134 Stockton/Lasalle Express accessible
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Chicago
US Congressional Districts:7 Danny Davis
Illinois Senate Districts:3 Mattie Hunter
Illinois House Districts:5 Lamont Robinson
County Board Districts:Cook 12
Chicago Wards:42 Brendan Reilly
Councils of Mayors:Chicago
Media Item(s)
media item
Station Area Map
Show/Hide Layers
Aerial Photos
Land Use

Site Map | Feedback | About RTAMS | Data and Updates | Terms and Conditions | Glossary | Log In