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South State Street

Commute to Downtown Evergreen Park

Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.

Somewhat Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

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About this Location

South State Street

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

South State Street is a nine minute walk from the Red Line at the 79th stop.

This location is in the Chatham neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Memorial Park, Auburn Park and Meyering Park.

Nearby schools include Mighty God Christian Academy, Deneen Elementary School and Harvard Elementary School.

The closest grocery stores are Big Sam's Mini Mart, ALDI Chicago, IL and ALDI Chicago, IL.

Nearby coffee shops include 300 Blue Cafe LLC, Just Jerk Cafe's and Dunkin' Donuts. There are 31 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Maxwell Street Grill, KFC Chicago and Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits.

South State Street is near Memorial Park, Park Number 419 and Auburn Park.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. South State Street is somewhat bikeable, there is minimal bike infrastructure.

At South State Street

Roosevelt Road Bridge Details

One of the little sculptures along the Roosevelt Road Bridge between State and Clark St.

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photo of Roosevelt Road Bridge at South State Street Chicago IL US

State Street Details

Since November 2011 Chicagoans have been entertained along State Street with the Lightscape installation. Seasonal music plays from planters along the sidewalk and the lights change color to the tune of the song.

Terri Buseman

photo of State Street at South State Street Chicago IL US

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from South State Street.

Excellent Transit

South State Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.5 mi

  • ME Metra Electric

    1.5 mi

Bus lines:

  • 29 State

    0.1 mi

  • 75 74th-75th

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

Chatham Neighborhood

South State Street is in the Chatham neighborhood. Chatham is the 93rd most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 75.

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