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1212 East 59th Street

Very Walkable

Hyde Park Neighborhood, Chicago

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1212 East 59th Street

1212 East 59th Street has a Walk Score of 80 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

1212 East 59th Street is a nine minute walk from the ME Metra Electric at the 59th St. (U. of Chicago) stop.

This location is in the Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Midway Plaisance, Bixler Park and Perennial Garden.

Nearby schools include University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, The University of Chicago and Univ Of Chicago Lab School.

The closest grocery stores are Zaleski & Horvath MarketCafe, Harper Foods and Farmers Food Basket.

Nearby coffee shops include Plein Air Cafe, Plum Cafe and Classics Cafe. There are 17 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Christian's Cafe, Stuart Cafe and Harper Cafe.

1212 East 59th Street is near University of Chicago, Ellis University and Illinois Institute of Technology.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 1212 East 59th Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

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Good Transit

1212 East 59th Street has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, I-GO, RelayRides and Getaround.

Rail lines:

  • ME Metra Electric

    0.4 mi

  • Green Line

    0.7 mi

Bus lines:

  • 171 U. of Chicago/Hyde Park

    0.1 mi

  • 170 U. of Chicago/Midway

    0.1 mi

  • 192 University of Chicago Hosp. Exp.

    0.1 mi

  • 172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood

    0.1 mi

  • 2 Hyde Park Express

    0.1 mi

  • 59 59th/61st

    0.3 mi

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Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

Hyde Park Neighborhood

1212 East 59th Street is in the Hyde Park neighborhood. Hyde Park is the 59th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 82.


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