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Living in Oak Square Boston

Oak Square is the 40th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with 16,728 residents.

Oak Square has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: St. Elizabeth's, Commonwealth, Allston, Jamaica Hills - Pond, Brook Farm, Mission Hill and Hyde Square.

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Walk Score of Oak Square, Boston, MA

Oak Square is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Crazy Dough's Pizza in Oak Square, Boston

Crazy Dough's Pizza

Photo of Bike Lock in Oak Square, Boston

Bike Lock

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Oak Square Boston.

Oak Square is the 40th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a Walk Score of 79.

Find apartments in Boston's most walkable neighborhoods: Chinatown - Leather District, North End and Bay Village.

Oak Square Boston Apartments for Rent

Oak Square Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Oak Square to other Boston neighborhoods.

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Population

38 Washington Park 79 76 70 17,431
39 St. Elizabeth's 79 82 75 15,539
40 Oak Square 79 62 64 16,728
41 City Point 78 53 67 7,430
42 Wellington Hill 78 61 59 7,853

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 113 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Oak Square.

People in Oak Square can walk to an average of 6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of El Pelón Taqueria in Oak Square, Boston

El Pelón Taqueria

Photo of El Pelón Taqueria in Oak Square, Boston

El Pelón Taqueria

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thumbnail for Crazy Dough's PizzaThis is a great pizza place with outdoor seating for the nice weather. Enjoy your food outdoors or just have a drink read a book and relax

Voula Paras
on Crazy Dough's Pizza

Transit Score of Oak Square, Boston, MA

Oak Square has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Oak Square Boston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Oak Square has good public transportation and about 8 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Oak Square

Oak Square has about 8 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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Voula Paras

I grew up in west Roxbury mass, I am currently a home maker mother of 2, am engaged, travel around Boston and surrounding towns daily. I am a motivated go getter willing to try new things with a great scence of humor. Feel free to contact me if needed any info about Boston and surrounding towns.

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Photo of Crazy Dough's Pizza in Oak Square, Boston

Crazy Dough's Pizza

Photo of Bike Lock in Oak Square, Boston

Bike Lock

Photo of El Pelón Taqueria in Oak Square, Boston

El Pelón Taqueria

Bike Score of Oak Square, Boston, MA

Oak Square is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of McKinney Park Mural in Oak Square, Boston

McKinney Park Mural

Photo of McKinney Park Fields in Oak Square, Boston

McKinney Park Fields

Photo of Hobart Park in Oak Square, Boston

Hobart Park

Photo of Campus Tan in Oak Square, Boston

Campus Tan

Photo of McKinney Park Mural in Oak Square, Boston

McKinney Park Mural

Photo of Great Places Realty in Oak Square, Boston

Great Places Realty

thumbnail for Bike LockThis is a bike locker so you can lock your bike safely, just bring you lock and key there all over town so your bike is safe while you run your errands or grab a bite to eat

Voula Paras
on Bike Lock

thumbnail for McKinney Park MuralThe walls by the dugout at one of three baseball fields has artwork by the Boston University Mural Club.

Ian R Hutchinson
on McKinney Park Mural

thumbnail for McKinney Park FieldsMcKinney has these three baseball fields, one basketball court, one mixed use court, & playgrounds.

Ian R Hutchinson
on McKinney Park Fields

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