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South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street

Hyde Park, Chicago Hyde Park, Chicago

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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 77 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 38 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Nicky's Chinese Food, Harold's Chicken and Cedars Mediterranean Kitchen.

South Ellis Avenue & East 53rd Street is near University of Chicago, Ellis University and Illinois Institute of Technology.

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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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

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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.

55th-56th-57th St Metra Station

Hyde Park Shopping Center

The United Church Of Hyde Park

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