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Living in Oak Square Boston

Oak Square is the 44th 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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77 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 44th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a Walk Score of 77.

Find apartments in Boston's most walkable neighborhoods: Beacon Hill, 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

42 Codman Square - East Codman Hill 78 75 56 9,774
43 Centre-South 77 58 69 4,462
44 Oak Square 77 57 65 16,728
45 Lower Washington - Mount Hope 77 64 62 9,124
46 Metropolitan Hill - Beach Street 76 57 55 13,945

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 103 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Oak Square.

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

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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

57 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 9 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

65 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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