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North Lincoln Avenue

Commute to Downtown Evanston

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

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About this Location

North Lincoln Avenue

North Lincoln Avenue has a Walk Score of 95 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

North Lincoln Avenue is a six minute walk from the Brown Line at the Western-Brown stop.

This location is in the Lincoln Square neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Kempf Plaza, Gross Park and Vogle Park.

Nearby schools include St. Matthias School, St Matthias Transfiguration School and Gateway To Learning.

The closest grocery stores are Savory Spice Shop, Gene's Sausage Shop and Delicatessen and Anjani Food & Liquor.

Nearby coffee shops include Pannenkoeken Cafe/ Famous Dutch Pancake Huis, Bourbon Cafe and Pickle's Playroom. There are 107 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Elizabeth Restaurant, WINTER GARDEN RESTAURANT and Klopa Grill & Cafe Serbian Food.

North Lincoln Avenue is near Vogle Park, Gross Park and Waters School Garden.

There are some bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. North Lincoln Avenue is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

At North Lincoln Avenue

Kempf Plaza Details

Super great place to enjoy a snack....tons of kids playing with each other and often free music when weather permits #LincolnSquare

Elaine Heaney

photo of Kempf Plaza at North Lincoln Avenue Chicago IL US

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Good Transit

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

Rail lines:

  • Brown Line

    0.2 mi

  • UP-N Union Pacific North

    0.8 mi

Bus lines:

  • 11 Lincoln

    0.0 mi

  • 49 Western

    0.1 mi

  • 49B North Western

    0.1 mi

  • 81 Lawrence

    0.1 mi

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North Lincoln Avenue compared to all of Chicago.

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Lowest crime area.

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Lincoln Square Neighborhood

North Lincoln Avenue is in the Lincoln Square neighborhood. Lincoln Square is the 9th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 95.

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