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Living in Elgin

Elgin has an average Walk Score of 42 with 108,188 residents.

Elgin has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Elgin neighborhoods are Downtown, Gifford Park and Near West Elgin.

Nearby Apartments

42 Walk Score of Elgin, IL

Elgin is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Elgin.

Elgin Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 87 48 74 901
2 Gifford Park 77 42 62 3,431
3 Near West Elgin 71 49 69 2,963
4 Northeast Elgin 60 37 68 7,322
5 Southeast Elgin 57 28 52 4,062
6 Lords Park 54 31 46 1,116
7 Sunset Park 51 28 64 1,439
8 Grant Park 51 44 60 3,535
9 Southwest Elgin 47 36 63 3,984
10 Century Oaks 47 28 47 2,410
11 North Country Knolls 42 30 47 2,898
12 College Park McIntosh 37 29 45 1,393
13 Parkwood 36 26 40 1,216
14 Eagle Heights 33 33 46 1,487
15 College Green 29 25 60 2,607
16 Century Oaks West 29 30 43 1,576
17 Woodbridge 20 19 48 949
18 Willow Lakes Estates 15 31 57 601

Eating & Drinking

There are about 182 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Elgin.

People in Elgin can walk to an average of 0.1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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29 Transit Score of Elgin, IL

Elgin has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Elgin apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Elgin has some public transportation and about 14 bus and 1 rail lines.

Transit Time

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

53 Bike Score of Elgin, IL

Elgin is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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