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Living in West Town Chicago

West Town is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with 21,561 residents.

West Town has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Near West Side, East Ukrainian Village, Ukrainian Village, Noble Square, Wicker Park, Tri-Taylor and Illinois Medical District.

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Walk Score of West Town, Chicago, IL

West Town is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Cleos Bar & Grill in West Town, Chicago

Cleos Bar & Grill

Photo of Bacci Pizzeria in West Town, Chicago

Bacci Pizzeria

Daily errands do not require a car in West Town Chicago.

West Town is the 15th 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.

West Town Neighborhood Ranking

Compare West Town to other Chicago neighborhoods.

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Population

13 Bucktown 90 72 80 17,318
14 Lakeview 90 79 81 94,521
15 West Town 90 74 89 21,561
16 Uptown 90 79 82 48,579
17 Ravenswood 90 68 83 35,239

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 358 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in West Town.

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

Photo of City Winery Chicago LLC in West Town, Chicago

City Winery Chicago LLC

Photo of Bar Deville in West Town, Chicago

Bar Deville

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Transit Score of West Town, Chicago, IL

West Town has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

West Town has excellent public transportation and about 8 bus, 3 rail and 2 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in West Town

West Town has about 10 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and I-GO.

Bike Score of West Town, Chicago, IL

West Town is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Tuman's Tap & Grill in West Town, Chicago

Tuman's Tap & Grill

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Broken Art Restoration

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Harpo Productions Inc

Photo of Very Best Vintage in West Town, Chicago

Very Best Vintage

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Vigilante Press

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