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5217 South Blackstone Avenue

Walker’s Paradise

Hyde Park Neighborhood, Chicago

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5217 South Blackstone Avenue

5217 South Blackstone Avenue has a Walk Score of 97 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

5217 South Blackstone Avenue is a five minute walk from the ME Metra Electric at the 51st/53rd St. (Hyde Park) stop.

This location is in the Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Spruce Park, Madison Park and Kenwood Park.

Nearby schools include Murray Elementary Language Academy, Kenwood Academy High School and Akiba-schechter Jewish Day School.

The closest grocery stores are Bonne Sante Health Foods, Village Foods and Hyde Park Produce market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Cafe 53 and Starbucks. There are 49 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Boston Market, A10 and Papa John's Pizza.

5217 South Blackstone Avenue 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. 5217 South Blackstone Avenue is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

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Good Transit

5217 South Blackstone Avenue has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from I-GO, Zipcar and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • ME Metra Electric

    0.2 mi

  • Green Line

    1.5 mi

Bus lines:

  • 15 Jeffery Local

    0.1 mi

  • 2 Hyde Park Express

    0.1 mi

  • 172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood

    0.1 mi

  • 28 Stony Island

    0.1 mi

  • 192 University of Chicago Hosp. Exp.

    0.2 mi

  • 6 Jackson Park Express

    0.2 mi

Car shares:

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

Hyde Park Neighborhood

5217 South Blackstone Avenue 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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