Facts and Figures

2022 Highlights

  Year to Date
All Locations
Circulation 5,082,979
Computer Sessions 353,803
Holds Filled 1,673,976
Holds Placed 1,290,359
Visitors* 1,666,981
WiFi Sessions 1,119,607

* 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 September 27, 2021:

Full-time employees 706
Part-time employees 252

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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