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8247 South Ellis Avenue

8247 South Ellis Avenue

Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.


Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

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8247 South Ellis Avenue

8247 South Ellis Avenue has a Walk Score of 80 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

8247 South Ellis Avenue is a three minute walk from the ME Metra Electric at the 83rd St. (Avalon Park) stop.

This location is in the East Chatham neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Avalon Park, De Bow Park and Park Number 289.

Nearby schools include South Central Community Services, Ashe Elementary School and The World Is Yours Childcare & Learning Center.

The closest grocery stores are Omar Convenience Store, Nature's Sunshine Products Inc and Paradise Supermarket.

Nearby coffee shops include D & M Soul Cafe, Dunkin' Donuts and Fleck's Coffee. There are 18 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Avalon Eat Shop, Dat Old Fashioned Donut and Pepe's Mexican Restaurant.

8247 South Ellis Avenue is near Avalon Park, Park Number 289 and Lorraine Dixon Park.

There are some bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 8247 South Ellis Avenue is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from 8247 South Ellis Avenue.

Good Transit

8247 South Ellis Avenue has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • ME Metra Electric

    0.1 mi

  • Red Line

    1.4 mi

Bus lines:

  • 4 Cottage Grove

    0.3 mi

  • 79 79th

    0.5 mi

  • 87 87th

    0.5 mi

Car shares:

East Chatham Neighborhood

8247 South Ellis Avenue is in the East Chatham neighborhood. East Chatham is the 66th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 81.

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