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Living in West End Boston

West End is the 8th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with 4,062 residents.

West End has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Beacon Hill, Downtown, Chinatown - Leather District, Bay Village, North End, Back Bay and Thompson Square - Bunker Hill.

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Walk Score of West End, Boston, MA

West End is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Redline Charles St, Cambridge,Ma

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Charles River Plaza Shopping Center

Daily errands do not require a car in West End Boston.

West End is the 8th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a Walk Score of 95.

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

West End Neighborhood Ranking

Compare West End to other Boston neighborhoods.

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Population

6 Back Bay 96 97 88 18,194
7 South End 96 96 83 24,651
8 West End 95 100 84 4,062
9 Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood 94 96 91 36,713
10 Central Maverick Square - Paris Street 92 67 75 11,164

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 124 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in West End.

People in West End can walk to an average of 11 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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West End has about 5 car shares from 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 Charles River Plaza Shopping Center in West End, Boston

Charles River Plaza Shopping Center

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Bike Rentals

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Bike Locker

Bike Score of West End, Boston, MA

West End is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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Bike Rentals

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Bike Locker

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Tennis Court

Photo of Massachusetts General Hospital: Department of Urology in West End, Boston

Massachusetts General Hospital: Department of Urology

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