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Fairmount Street

Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.

Somewhat Bikeable

Mostly flat, minimal bike lanes.

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About this Location

Fairmount Street

Fairmount Street has a Walk Score of 58 out of 100. This location is Somewhat Walkable so some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Fairmount Street is a 11 minute walk from the Fairmount Line and the Franklin Line at the Morton Street stop.

This location is in the Mattapan neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Dorchester Park, Dorchester Park and Neponset River Reservation.

Nearby schools include Charles H Taylor Elementary School, Techboston Lower Academy and Emily A Fifield Elementary School.

The closest grocery stores are Fuller Variety, Caballeros Market Inc and aguasvivas market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Sweet Life Bakery & Café and Flat Black Coffee Co. There are 10 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Stefano Sub & Pizza, Chez Carline Caribbean Cuisine and Fritay Restaurant.

Fairmount Street is near Dorchester Park, Neponset River Reservation and Cronin Playground.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is mostly flat. Fairmount Street is somewhat bikeable, there is minimal bike infrastructure.

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Excellent Transit

Fairmount Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Franklin Line

    0.5 mi

  • Fairmount Line

    0.5 mi

  • Mattapan High-Speed Line

    0.7 mi

  • Red Line

    0.7 mi

Bus lines:

  • 21

    0.1 mi

  • 26

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

Mattapan Neighborhood

Fairmount Street is in the Mattapan neighborhood. Mattapan is the 22nd most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 69.

Resting Area

Mildred Avenue Community Center

Mildred Avenue Middle School

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