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Living in Lincoln Square Chicago

Lincoln Square is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 14,134 residents.

Lincoln Square has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Ravenswood, West Ridge, Edgewater, North Center, Albany Park, Rogers Park and North Park.

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Walk Score of Lincoln Square, Chicago, IL

Lincoln Square is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Botanica Maria

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A Speedline Auto & Tire Specialists

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Lincoln Square Chicago.

Lincoln Square is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 82.

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

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Lincoln Square Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Lincoln Square to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

36 Tri-Taylor 82 71 88 3,341
37 Cragin 82 59 66 42,978
38 Lincoln Square 82 59 87 14,134
39 Mayfair 82 65 77 7,468
40 Little Village 82 61 66 80,787

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 98 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Lincoln Square.

People in Lincoln Square can walk to an average of 5 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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San Soo Gab San

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Cafe Utjeha

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Transit Score of Lincoln Square, Chicago, IL

Lincoln Square has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Lincoln Square Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Lincoln Square has good public transportation and about 7 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Neighborhood Guides

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San Soo Gab San

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Hidden Cove

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Cafe Utjeha

Bike Score of Lincoln Square, Chicago, IL

Lincoln Square is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Lincoln Square

= Lowest Crime

Lincoln Square has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Chicago average.

Lincoln Square Crime Rate

Compared to all Chicago neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Lincoln Square Chicago?

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Hidden Cove

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European American Grocery & Meat

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Sweet Collective

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Super Car Wash

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Laundromat

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Premier Physical Therapy

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Kitchen By Bauhaus

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Tony Odisho Extensions

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Kajtez Fashion Studio ("K" Cleaners)

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Marius Farkas Dentistry

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