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Living in River West Chicago

River West is the 31st most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 1,298 residents.

River West has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Fulton River District, Goose Island, West Loop, Noble Square, Near North Side, East Ukrainian Village and West Town.

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Walk Score of River West, Chicago, IL

River West is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Most errands can be accomplished on foot in River West Chicago.

River West is the 31st most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 84.

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

River West Neighborhood Ranking

Compare River West to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

29 University Village - Little Italy 85 72 92 17,447
30 Irving Park 85 66 69 14,184
31 River West 84 79 87 1,298
32 Humboldt Park 84 66 82 39,790
33 Avondale 84 68 77 17,980

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 65 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in River West.

People in River West can walk to an average of 7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of River West, Chicago, IL

River West has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

River West has excellent public transportation and about 3 bus and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in River West

River West has about 3 car shares from Zipcar and I-GO.

Bike Score of River West, Chicago, IL

River West is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in River West

= Lowest Crime

River West has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Chicago average.

River West Crime Rate

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