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South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street

Commute to Downtown Chicago

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

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About this Location

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street
Chicago
IL
60615

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street has a Walk Score of 90 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street is a six 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, Nichols Park and Butternut Playlot.

Nearby schools include Murray Elementary Language Academy, Childrens House Of Miss Tammie and St Thomas The Apostle.

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

Nearby coffee shops include Cafe 53, Bonjour Cafe Bakery and Istria Cafe. There are 58 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Ribs N' Bibs, Subway and Shinju Sushi.

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street is near Spruce Park, Nichols Park and Elm Park.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street.

Good Transit

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd 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

    0.3 mi

  • Green Line

    1.4 mi

Bus lines:

  • 15 Jeffery Local

    0.2 mi

  • 2 Hyde Park Express

    0.2 mi

  • 172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood

    0.2 mi

  • 28 Stony Island

    0.2 mi

  • 192 University of Chicago Hosp. Exp.

    0.2 mi

  • 171 U. of Chicago/Hyde Park

    0.3 mi

  • 55 Garfield

    0.3 mi

Car shares:

Crime Grade Beta

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd Street compared to all of Chicago.

Personal Crime Grade

B

Lower crime area.

Property Crime Grade

B

Lower crime area.

= Lowest Crime

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Hyde Park Neighborhood

South Dorchester Avenue & East 53rd 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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