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Walk Score of Evanston, IL

Evanston is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Washington Elementary School

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Grosse Point Lighthouse

Evanston has an average Walk Score of 74 with 74,486 residents.

Find apartments in Evanston's most walkable ZIP codes: 60201 and 60202.

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Population

16020175--43,079
26020273--31,527

Eating & Drinking

There are about 266 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Evanston.

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

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thumbnail for Downtown EvanstonThis is the view a little west of the Downtown Evanston office looking north from American Apparel toward Urban Outfitters, Bravo's outdoor plaza seating, and the marquee for the 12 screen Century Theatre!

Sara J. McMurray
on Downtown Evanston

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Evanston has about 22 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, I-GO and Getaround.

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Downtown Evanston

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Merrick Rose Garden

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Raymond Park

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Raymond Park

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Dawes Park

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Ryan Field

thumbnail for Fountain SquareFountain Square shows Northwestern Pride during "Paint Evanston Purple" Week

City of Evanston
on Fountain Square

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Fountain Square

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Ladd Arboretum

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Robert Crown Center

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Dempster Street Sailing Beach, Evanston, IL

thumbnail for Dempster Street Sailing Beach, Evanston, ILYou can rent sailboats, paddleboards and kayaks by the hour or the day, or you can pay for a seasonal rack and locker and store your boat here to use any time you like!

Sara J. McMurray
on Dempster Street Sailing Beach, Evanston, IL

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Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center

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Grosse Point Lighthouse

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Downtown Evanston

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Evanston Art Center

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