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Living in South Shore Chicago

South Shore is the 57th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 46,254 residents.

South Shore has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Stony Island Park, South Chicago, Avalon Park, Grand Crossing, Marynook, Calumet Heights and Woodlawn.

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Walk Score of South Shore, Chicago, IL

South Shore is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Rosenblum Park in South Shore, Chicago

Rosenblum Park

Photo of South Shore International College Preparatory. in South Shore, Chicago

South Shore International College Preparatory.

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in South Shore Chicago.

South Shore is the 57th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a Walk Score of 74.

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

South Shore Chicago Apartments for Rent

South Shore Neighborhood Ranking

Compare South Shore to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Name

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Population

55 Avalon Park 74 64 56 3,567
56 Back of the Yards 74 61 65 47,169
57 South Shore 74 66 70 46,254
58 Marynook 74 59 52 2,461
59 Stony Island Park 74 59 61 3,601

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 81 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in South Shore.

People in South Shore can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Rosenblum Park#southshore , One of the best parks in southshore. Has a track , ball courts , and water sprinkler play ground.

Alexander Price
on Rosenblum Park

Transit Score of South Shore, Chicago, IL

South Shore has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find South Shore Chicago apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

South Shore has good public transportation and about 9 bus and 1 rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in South Shore

South Shore has about 5 car shares from RelayRides and I-GO.

Bike Score of South Shore, Chicago, IL

South Shore is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of South Chicago Metra in South Shore, Chicago

South Chicago Metra

Photo of Bouchet Elementary Math & Science Acad School in South Shore, Chicago

Bouchet Elementary Math & Science Acad School

Photo of South Shore Methodist Head Start in South Shore, Chicago

South Shore Methodist Head Start

Photo of South Shore Methodist Head Start in South Shore, Chicago

South Shore Methodist Head Start

Photo of Slaughter & Son Funeral Directors in South Shore, Chicago

Slaughter & Son Funeral Directors

Photo of Jeffery & 73rd Street in South Shore, Chicago

Jeffery & 73rd Street

thumbnail for South Chicago Metra#southshore, One of the easiest ways to get around to southshore is the metra. Catch it at 63rd street and it will take you all the way east and south.

Alexander Price
on South Chicago Metra

Photo of Bank of America in South Shore, Chicago

Bank of America

Photo of Health Clinic in South Shore, Chicago

Health Clinic

Photo of South Shore Golf Course in South Shore, Chicago

South Shore Golf Course

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