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South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street

South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street

Commute to Downtown Chicago

Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

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About this Location

South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street
Chicago
IL
60615

South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street has a Walk Score of 79 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street is a 16 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 Sycamore Playlot, Playlot 291 and Willow Park.

Nearby schools include Kozminski Elementary Community Academy, Children's Rendez-vous and St Thomas The Apostle.

The closest grocery stores are Valley of Jordan Food, Ingleside Foods and Hyde Park Produce market.

Nearby coffee shops include Starbucks, Cafe 53 and Ex Libris Cafe. There are 40 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Harold's Chicken, Cedars Mediterranean Kitchen and Nicky's Chinese Food.

South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street is near Sycamore Playlot, Florence Stout Park and Butternut Playlot.

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

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

Good Transit

South Ellis 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

    0.7 mi

  • Green Line

    0.9 mi

Bus lines:

  • 172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood

    0.0 mi

  • 15 Jeffery Local

    0.2 mi

  • 2 Hyde Park Express

    0.2 mi

  • 4 Cottage Grove

    0.3 mi

  • 55 Garfield

    0.3 mi

Car shares:

Crime Grade Beta

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

Personal Crime Grade

B

Lower crime area.

Property Crime Grade

B

Lower crime area.

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Hyde Park Neighborhood

South Ellis 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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