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Living in Kenmore Boston

Kenmore is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with 16,664 residents.

Kenmore has world-class public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Fenway, Mission Hill, Back Bay, South End, Allston, Bay Village and Beacon Hill.

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Walk Score of Kenmore, Boston, MA

Kenmore is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Resting Area

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The Art Institute of Boston

Daily errands do not require a car in Kenmore Boston.

Kenmore is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a Walk Score of 91.

Find apartments in Boston's most walkable neighborhoods: North End, Chinatown and Bay Village.

Kenmore Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Kenmore to other Boston neighborhoods.

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Population

9 South End 95 97 82 29,990
10 Fenway 93 99 89 22,682
11 Kenmore 91 93 92 16,664
12 Mission Hill 88 97 78 16,380
13 Allston 86 81 82 27,582

See Walk Score rankings for all of Boston.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 162 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kenmore.

People in Kenmore can walk to an average of 18 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Eastern Standard Bar

Photo of Eastern Standard Bar in Kenmore, Boston

Eastern Standard Bar

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thumbnail for Eastern Standard BarNewly added into Boston magazine’s Best of Boston 2012 issue, this massive restaurant is a must-try for its trendy cocktails and oyster bar. #patiobar Photo: WordPress

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Transit Score of Kenmore, Boston, MA

Kenmore is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Kenmore Boston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Kenmore has world-class public transportation and about 10 bus, 1 rail and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Kenmore has about 11 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

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Eastern Standard Bar

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Kenmore Square Hubway Station

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Kenmore Square Hubway Station

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Bike Score of Kenmore, Boston, MA

Kenmore is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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Teammates Statue

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Fenway Park

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Fenway Park

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Starbucks

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Kenmore Square Hubway Station

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Kenmore Square Hubway Station

thumbnail for Cold Stone CreameryCustomize your ice cream any way you’d like it. Watch scoopers mash your favorite ice cream and toppings together on frozen slabs of marble. #icecreamshop Photo: hsuanwei

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Bike Locker

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New England School of Photography

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Qdoba Mexican Grill

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Ace Ticket Studio

Kenmore is Talking About...

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Barnes And Nobles

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Bike Lane

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Wadsoworth Apartments

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Island Creek Oyster Bar

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