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Living in Elgin

Elgin has an average Walk Score of 41 with 108,188 residents.

Elgin has some public transportation.

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

Nearby Apartments

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 Apartments for Rent

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Elgin Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 83 47 - 901
2 Gifford Park 74 42 - 3,431
3 Near West Elgin 68 48 - 2,963
4 Northeast Elgin 60 36 - 7,322
5 Southeast Elgin 59 28 - 4,062
6 Lords Park 54 31 - 1,116
7 Sunset Park 52 28 - 1,439
8 Southwest Elgin 48 36 - 3,984
9 Grant Park 47 43 - 3,535
10 Century Oaks 47 28 - 2,410
11 North Country Knolls 40 30 - 2,898
12 College Park McIntosh 38 29 - 1,393
13 Parkwood 34 26 - 1,216
14 Eagle Heights 31 33 - 1,487
15 Century Oaks West 30 30 - 1,576
16 College Green 29 25 - 2,607
17 Woodbridge 21 19 - 949
18 Willow Lakes Estates 10 31 - 601

Eating & Drinking

There are about 216 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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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 12 bus and 1 rail lines.

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

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Elgin has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

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