Facts and Figures

2024 Highlights

  Year to Date
All Locations
Circulation 5,438,819
Computer Sessions 378,161
Holds Filled 701,588
Holds Placed 1,956,632
Visitors* 2,135,839
WiFi Sessions 1,753,304

* Count does not reflect the total visitor count due to location of traffic counter at 34 locations. Community room and program traffic are not included in totals for these locations


As of March 1, 2024:

Full-time employees 794
Part-time employees 334

Additional Statistics

Check the City of Chicago Data Portal for monthly statistics for each CPL location in the following areas:

  • Circulation
  • Computer Sessions
  • Holds Filled
  • Holds Placed
  • Visitors
  • WiFi Sessions
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