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South Wells Street

Very Walkable

Bridgeport Neighborhood, Chicago

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South Wells Street

South Wells Street has a Walk Score of 80 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

This location is in the Bridgeport neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Hardin Square, Sun Yat-sen Park and Stuart Field.

Nearby schools include Ward J Elementary School, St Jerome School and Williams Middle Prep Academy.

The closest grocery stores are Keeley Food Services Inc, Chee's Keeley Market and Tai Ho Yee Food Co.

Nearby coffee shops include Golden Horse Carriage Cafe Inc, Awake with Pearl Coffee Cafe and Tasty Place Bakery & Cafe. There are 83 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Ricobene's, Chinatown Cafe and Grand Palace.

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

There are some 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 Zipcar, I-GO, Getaround and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.5 mi

  • Orange Line

    0.8 mi

  • ME Metra Electric

    1.0 mi

  • RI Rock Island

    1.0 mi

  • Green Line

    1.0 mi

  • BNSF Burlington Northern

    1.3 mi

Bus lines:

  • 24 Wentworth

    0.1 mi

  • 855 Plainfield-East Loop Express

    0.2 mi

  • 44 Wallace-Racine

    0.3 mi

  • 29 State

    0.3 mi

Car shares:


Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

Bridgeport Neighborhood

South Wells Street is in the Bridgeport neighborhood. Bridgeport is the 80th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 77.

U.S. Cellular Field

11th Ward Regular Democratic

Donovan Playground

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