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Living in Bucktown Chicago

Bucktown is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 17,318 residents.

Bucktown has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Wicker Park, DePaul, East Ukrainian Village, Ukrainian Village, Noble Square, Roscoe Village and Goose Island.

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Walk Score of Bucktown, Chicago, IL

Bucktown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Holstein Park in Bucktown, Chicago

Holstein Park

Photo of Holstein Park in Bucktown, Chicago

Holstein Park

Daily errands do not require a car in Bucktown Chicago.

Bucktown is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 90.

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

Bucktown Chicago Apartments for Rent

Bucktown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Bucktown to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

11 South Loop 91 93 89 35,008
12 DePaul 90 76 86 30,656
13 Bucktown 90 72 80 17,318
14 Lakeview 90 79 81 94,521
15 West Town 90 74 89 21,561

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thumbnail for Silver Cloud Bar & GrillBucktown - Possibly the best grilled cheese in the city.

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Transit Score of Bucktown, Chicago, IL

Bucktown has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Bucktown Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Bucktown has excellent public transportation and about 8 bus, 2 rail and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Bucktown

Bucktown has about 15 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, I-GO and Getaround.

Bike Score of Bucktown, Chicago, IL

Bucktown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Holstein Park in Bucktown, Chicago

Holstein Park

Photo of Senior Citizens Memorial Park in Bucktown, Chicago

Senior Citizens Memorial Park

Photo of Sam's Red Hots in Bucktown, Chicago

Sam's Red Hots

Photo of Silver Cloud Bar & Grill in Bucktown, Chicago

Silver Cloud Bar & Grill

Photo of Walgreens Store in Bucktown, Chicago

Walgreens Store

Photo of Gallery Cabaret in Bucktown, Chicago

Gallery Cabaret

thumbnail for Gallery CabaretBucktown - Considered to have the greatest open mic night in Chicago. Smashing Pumpkins performed here loooong ago

Paul Taneja
on Gallery Cabaret

Photo of Bridge at Damen in Bucktown, Chicago

Bridge at Damen

Photo of Red Flame Pizza in Bucktown, Chicago

Red Flame Pizza

Photo of Cafe Absinthe in Bucktown, Chicago

Cafe Absinthe

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