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Friedrich Schloßberg

"At first, I tried to google all information on Chicago. Then I found InterNations and some of its local scouts gave me a personal tour."

Kristina Serou

"It is great to live in the Windy City and to enjoy the American way of life. However, I am also glad to attend InterNations events to meet other expats."

InterNations - The Place for Iranians in Chicago

As-salām 'alaykum to all Iranians in Chicago! Searching for other Iranians in Chicago? Looking for reliable and useful insider tips from fellow Iranians for example, where in Chicago can I find a Iranian restaurant? Or where in Chicago can I find some nan-e kabab?

Join InterNations today and become a member of our Chicago community. By becoming a member, you will join our active group of Iranian expats, coming from all corners of Iran, from Tehran, Mashad, Isfahan, and many more.

Meet fellow Iranians at our events in Chicago

Attend our monthly events and activities for Iranians expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Chicago Expat Guides

  • Moving to Chicago

    If you’re planning on moving to Chicago, you may enjoy this tidbit of information: it is said that its name is derived from the Native American “shikaakwa”, meaning “smelly onion”. If this does not persuade you to move to Chicago, read our InterNations Guide for information on neighborhoods, health, visas, and transportation!
  • Living in Chicago

    Interested in living in Chicago? On the bank of Lake Michigan, the Windy City is the third-largest metropolis in the United States, and being an expat there can be both thrilling and confusing. Our InterNations Guide to Chicago provides you with information on contemporary life, climate, housing, and education.
  • Working in Chicago

    If you are looking for big city flair with a small town feel and excellent job opportunities, you may want to consider Chicago. For a better overview of employment opportunities, read our Expat Guide on working in Chicago with information on the job market, social security, and taxes.

Forum Posts by Iranians in Chicago

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Iranians in our Chicago expat forums.

Iranian Expats in Chicago Exchange Tips and Advice

InterNations is the perfect place for Iranian expats in Chicago to find the help and resources they have been looking for. The "Windy City" will soon become your new home with our InterNations community - we help you to take full advantage of your new life here!

  • Get to know Chicago’s Iranian expats.
  • Join today and find everything you need through our Expat Forums and entries from fellow Iranians in Chicago.
  • Read through our extensive Expat Guides to receive useful information on Chicago.

Mingle with Fellow Iranians in Chicago at Our Events and Activities

Our Chicago community is also very active offline. Our members get to enjoy a range of events and activities on monthly and weekly basis, e.g. a great dinner at Chicago’s fanciest restaurant organized by our InterNations Ambassadors, or a weekend trip to explore the USA’s unique vibe. These events and activities are a perfect and casual way to get in touch with fellow Iranian expats in your city and Iranians in the USA. Interested? Simply sign up for membership and join the ranks of our Iranians living in Chicago.