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Living in West Town Chicago

West Town is the 35th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 21,162 residents.

West Town has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Near West Side, East Ukrainian Village, Ukrainian Village, Noble Square, Wicker Park, Tri-Taylor and Illinois Medical District.

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Walk Score of West Town, Chicago, IL

West Town is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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West Town Bakery & Diner

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Cleos Bar & Grill

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in West Town Chicago.

West Town is the 35th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 89.

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

West Town Chicago Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Westhaven Park in the West Town area
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1 bed
Walk Score 83
Rental info for Grand & State St in the West Town area
from $2,350
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for 365 N Halsted St in the West Town area
$2,015
1 bed
Walk Score 90
Rental info for 925 W Huron St in the West Town area
$2,274
2 bed
Walk Score 89
Rental info for 1222 W Madison St in the West Town area
$2,480
2 bed
Walk Score 94
Rental info for North Ashland Ave & West Superior St in the West Town area
$1,950
Rental info for 1738 W Huron St #3 in the West Town area
$2,245
3 bed
Walk Score 95
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100+ listings in West Town

West Town Neighborhood Ranking

Compare West Town to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

33 Near East Side 89 98 82 5,918
34 South Loop 89 89 79 31,803
35 West Town 89 76 76 21,162
36 Wrightwood Neighbors 89 79 79 9,809
37 Edgewater Glen 89 73 68 2,335

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 367 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in West Town.

People in West Town can walk to an average of 11 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Roots Handmade Pizza

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City Winery Chicago LLC

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Transit Score of West Town, Chicago, IL

West Town has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find West Town Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

West Town has excellent public transportation and about 8 bus, 3 rail and 2 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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West Town has about 10 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and I-GO.

Bike Score of West Town, Chicago, IL

West Town is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in West Town

= Lowest Crime

West Town has average property crime and less personal crime per person than the Chicago average.

West Town Crime Rate

Compared to all Chicago neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in West Town Chicago?

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Photo of Bacci Pizzeria in West Town, Chicago

Bacci Pizzeria

Photo of Tuman's Tap & Grill in West Town, Chicago

Tuman's Tap & Grill

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Broken Art Restoration

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Goodwill Store & Donation Center

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Very Best Vintage

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West Town Bakery & Diner

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