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South Wells Street

Somewhat Walkable

Fuller Park Neighborhood true, Chicago

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South Wells Street

South Wells Street has a Walk Score of 60 out of 100. This location is Somewhat Walkable so some errands can be accomplished on foot.

South Wells Street is an eight minute walk from the Red Line at the 47th-Red stop.

This location is in the Fuller Park neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Fuller Park, Boyce Playground and Taylor Lauridsen Park.

Nearby schools include Hendricks Elementary Community Academy, Bronzeville Lighthouse Elementary Chrtr and St Elizabeth Catholic School.

The closest grocery stores are H & B Foods, Food N More Inc and Kings Food & Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Bake For Me!, Ain't She Sweet Cafe and Netup Cafe. There are 12 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including SUBWAY® Restaurants, China Express and No.1 China Express.

South Wells Street is near Illinois Institute of Technology, Ellis University and VanderCook College of Music.

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

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Excellent Transit

South Wells Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from I-GO, RelayRides and Zipcar.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.4 mi

  • Green Line

    0.7 mi

  • RI Rock Island

    1.0 mi

Bus lines:

  • 43 43rd

    0.0 mi

  • 24 Wentworth

    0.1 mi

  • 29 State

    0.3 mi

Car shares:


Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

Fuller Park Neighborhood

South Wells Street is in the Fuller Park neighborhood. Fuller Park is the 184th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 55.

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