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Living in Kensington-Chinatown Toronto

Kensington-Chinatown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Toronto with 18,458 residents.

Kensington-Chinatown has world-class public transportation.

Nearby neighborhoods: University, Bay Street Corridor, Trinity-Bellwoods, Annex, Church-Yonge Corridor, Palmerston-Little Italy and Niagara.

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Walk Score of Kensington-Chinatown, Toronto, CA-ON

Kensington-Chinatown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Grange Park Toronto

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Kensington Mural

Daily errands do not require a car in Kensington-Chinatown Toronto.

Kensington-Chinatown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Toronto with a Walk Score of 97.

Find apartments in Toronto's most walkable neighborhoods: Bay Street Corridor, Church-Yonge Corridor and Kensington-Chinatown.

Kensington-Chinatown Toronto Apartments for Rent

Kensington-Chinatown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Kensington-Chinatown to other Toronto neighborhoods.




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1 Bay Street Corridor 99 100 - 19,454
2 Church-Yonge Corridor 98 99 - 28,427
3 Kensington-Chinatown 97 100 - 18,458
4 University 97 100 - 7,766
5 Palmerston-Little Italy 95 98 - 13,737

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,185 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kensington-Chinatown.

People in Kensington-Chinatown can walk to an average of 62 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Orange Alert Coffee

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thumbnail for OCAD UniversityOCAD has some really neat architecture. This is a very popular art school in Toronto.

Stephanie Christian
on OCAD University

Transit Score of Kensington-Chinatown, Toronto, CA-ON

Kensington-Chinatown is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Kensington-Chinatown Toronto apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Kensington-Chinatown has world-class public transportation and about 3 bus, 1 subway and 2 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Kensington-Chinatown on public transit.

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Kensington-Chinatown has about 5 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score Map of Kensington-Chinatown


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Bike sharing is available from Bike Share Toronto.

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Village Idiot Pub

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St George The Martyr Toronto

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Street Art

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Art Gallery Of Toronto

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St Patrick's Catholic Church Toronto

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Show Room

thumbnail for Historic Campbell House TorontoThis is the oldest remaining house from the original site of the town of York. It's one of the few remaining examples of Georgian architecture left in Toronto. It is quite a pretty site to see while walking along queen st.

Logan Christian
on Historic Campbell House Toronto

thumbnail for Grange Park TorontoGrange park is a big green area where you can bring your dogs, or play in the water area with kids!

Stephanie Christian
on Grange Park Toronto

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