Chicago arts, culture, and humanities nonprofits

There are 3,584arts, culture, and humanities organizations in the greater Chicagometro area, including the cities of Chicago, Bolingbrook, Des Plaines, Elgin, Evanston, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Schaumburg, Skokie, and Gary within the states of Illinois and Indiana. Combined, these Chicago metro arts, culture, and humanities nonprofitsemploy 22,311 people, earn more than $1 billion in revenue each year, and have assets of $4 billion.

Types of arts, culture, and humanities nonprofits in Chicago

Nonprofit typeNumberRevenues
1,136
$466,592,094
908
$100,572,293
377
$49,919,418
350
$125,702,438
340
$27,759,805
251
$116,542,323
234
$34,403,758
186
$40,117,932
163
$295,404,424
133
$24,695,338
Showing 10 of 34categories

Job trends for Chicago arts, culture, and humanities nonprofits

Employees per organizationNumber of organizations
0
315
1-10
237
11-25
92
26-100
73
101 to 1,000
43
1,000+
3
Key takeaways for employment stats:

Sizes of arts, culture, and humanities nonprofits in Chicago

Revenues per organizationNumber of organizations
< $250k
949
$250k to $1M
267
$1M to $5M
96
$5M to $25M
26
$25M to $100M
9
$100M+
0
Key takeaways for revenue stats:

Directory of arts, culture, and humanities nonprofits in Chicago


Want more insights on arts, culture, and humanities nonprofits in Chicago?
There's a whole lot more to Cause IQ than what you see here. Additional filters, personnel information, peer benchmarking, Salesforce integration, vendor lists, etc. Access all the information your company needs in one place, already collected.
Schedule a demo
Over 200 customers use Cause IQ to grow, maintain, and serve their nonprofit clients.
Methodology: Cause IQ mines all tax-exempt organizations that file a Form 990, Form 990-EZ, or Form 990-PF with the IRS. We collect and aggregate this information from OCR'd paper taxreturns, XML e-file taxreturns, IRS-provided extract, the Business Master File, and Cause IQ secret sauce for data cleaning, categorization, classification, analytics, etc.
This category corresponds to the "A00: Arts, Culture, and Humanities: General" National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE) code. Cause IQ determines NTEEs for organizations by its own internally-developed secret-sauce algorithms.