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W 61st St

Commute to Downtown Chicago

Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.


Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

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W 61st St

W 61st St has a Walk Score of 68 out of 100. This location is Somewhat Walkable so some errands can be accomplished on foot.

W 61st St is a nine minute walk from the Green Line at the Ashland/63rd stop.

This location is in the West Englewood neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Charles Earle Playground, Hermitage Park and Lindblom Park.

Nearby schools include Earle Elementary School, Lindblom Math & Science Acad High School and Goodlow Elementary Magnet School.

The closest grocery stores are Double Z Food & Deli, Eddie's Food Mart and Us Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Dunkin' Donuts and Mister Allen Coffee Shop. Nearby restaurants include D's House, J & J Fish & Chicken and Mother's Melting Pot Restaurant.

W 61st St is near Hermitage Park, Lindblom Park and Park Number 437.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. W 61st St is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

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Good Transit

W 61st St has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options.

Rail lines:

  • Green Line

    0.4 mi

Bus lines:

  • 9 Ashland

    0.2 mi

  • 59 59th/61st

    0.2 mi

  • 48 South Damen

    0.3 mi

  • 63 63rd

    0.3 mi

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West Englewood Neighborhood

W 61st St is in the West Englewood neighborhood. West Englewood is the 147th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 65.

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