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Living in Back of the Yards Chicago

Back of the Yards is the 64th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 47,169 residents.

Back of the Yards has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Bridgeport, McKinley Park, Englewood, West Englewood, Armour Square, Washington Park and Gage Park.

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Walk Score of Back of the Yards, Chicago, IL

Back of the Yards is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Graham Elementary Park

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Back of the Yards Chicago.

Back of the Yards is the 64th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 75.

Find apartments in Chicago's most walkable neighborhoods: Near North Side, East Ukrainian Village and West Loop.

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Back of the Yards Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Back of the Yards to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

62 East Garfield Park 75 72 74 23,705
63 West Woodlawn 75 71 69 8,107
64 Back of the Yards 75 61 65 47,169
65 Archer Heights 75 57 61 15,593
66 Bronzeville 74 67 73 54,188

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 131 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Back of the Yards.

People in Back of the Yards can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Back of the Yards, Chicago, IL

Back of the Yards has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Back of the Yards Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Back of the Yards has good public transportation and about 12 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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Bike Score of Back of the Yards, Chicago, IL

Back of the Yards is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Back of the Yards

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Back of the Yards has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Chicago average.

Back of the Yards Crime Rate

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