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Living in Washington Heights Chicago

Washington Heights is the 166th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 5,346 residents.

Washington Heights has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Longwood Manor, East Beverly, Fernwood, Brainerd, Morgan Park, Roseland and Princeton Park.

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Walk Score of Washington Heights, Chicago, IL

Washington Heights is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Washington Heights Chicago.

Washington Heights is the 166th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 59.

Find apartments in Chicago's most walkable neighborhoods: Near North, Printers Row and Gold Coast.

Washington Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Washington Heights to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

164 Norwood Park East 59 53 60 11,624
165 Union Ridge 59 57 52 4,872
166 Washington Heights 59 61 50 5,346
167 Prairie Shores 59 64 67 2,163
168 Edgebrook 59 43 51 4,358

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 15 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Washington Heights.

People in Washington Heights can walk to an average of 0.3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Washington Heights, Chicago, IL

Washington Heights has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Washington Heights Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Washington Heights has good public transportation and about 6 bus and 1 rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Washington Heights on public transit.

Bike Score of Washington Heights, Chicago, IL

Washington Heights is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Washington Heights

Washington Heights has more violent crime and more property crime per person than the Chicago average.

Washington Heights Crime Rate

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