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Living in River West Chicago

River West is the 26th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 1,298 residents.

River West has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

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

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88 Walk Score of River West, Chicago, IL

River West is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Shane Campbell Gallery in River West, Chicago

Shane Campbell Gallery

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Gonnella Baking Co

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

River West is the 26th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 88.

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

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River West Neighborhood Ranking

Compare River West to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

24 Armour Square 89 75 85 12,718
25 Rogers Park 89 74 85 55,247
26 River West 88 80 92 1,298
27 East Hyde Park 87 64 96 11,204
28 Avondale 87 68 80 17,980

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 75 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in River West.

People in River West can walk to an average of 9 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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80 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 on Redfin.

Public Transit Routes

River West has excellent public transportation and about 2 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.

92 Bike Score of River West, Chicago, IL

River West is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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