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Living in Brookline

Brookline has an average Walk Score of 78 with 58,732 residents.

Brookline has excellent public transportation.

The most walkable Brookline neighborhoods are Coolidge Corner, Washington Square and Brookline Village.

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Walk Score of Brookline, MA

Brookline is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of John E Murphy Park in Brookline

John E Murphy Park

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Student Village 2

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Brookline.

Brookline Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for MetroMark in the Brookline area
from $2,010
Studio
Walk Score 73
Rental info for PRINCETON ON BEACON STREET in the Brookline area
from $1,780
Studio
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Hancock Estates in the Brookline area
from $3,350
1 bed
Walk Score 18
Rental info for Serenity in the Brookline area
from $2,247
Studio
Walk Score 80
Rental info for Avalon at Chestnut Hill in the Brookline area
from $2,895
1 bed
Walk Score 87
Rental info for Reservoir Towers in the Brookline area
from $2,000
1 bed
Walk Score 67
Rental info for Hancock Village in the Brookline area
from $2,270
1 bed
Walk Score 48
Rental info for E3 Apartments in the Brookline area
from $2,268
Studio
Walk Score 90

Brookline Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Coolidge Corner 91 84 16 27,166
2 Washington Square 83 80 7 9,476
3 Brookline Village 81 82 14 11,511
4 Cleveland Circle 71 81 30 1,386
5 South Brookline 35 35 10 7,479

Eating & Drinking

There are about 376 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Brookline.

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

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thumbnail for John E Murphy ParkMurphy Park has open lawn, a playground, water play, & basketball hoop. No dogs allowed.

Ian R Hutchinson
on John E Murphy Park

Transit Score of Brookline, MA

Brookline has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Brookline apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Brookline has excellent public transportation and about 9 bus and 1 light rail lines.

Transit Time

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

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Brookline has about 35 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Enterprise CarShare.

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Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

Photo of Jean B Waldstein Playground in Brookline

Jean B Waldstein Playground

Photo of Pierce Playground in Brookline

Pierce Playground

Photo of Agganis Arena at Boston University in Brookline

Agganis Arena at Boston University

Photo of Jean B Waldstein Courts in Brookline

Jean B Waldstein Courts

Photo of Cypress Street Playground in Brookline

Cypress Street Playground

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FitRec

thumbnail for Student Village 2The view from Student Village 2 study lounge. Best view on campus! #bucampustour

Madison Litwin
on Student Village 2

Photo of Cypress Street Field in Brookline

Cypress Street Field

Photo of Billy Ward Playground in Brookline

Billy Ward Playground

Photo of Agganis Arena at Boston University in Brookline

Agganis Arena at Boston University

Photo of Student Village in Brookline

Student Village

thumbnail for Jean B Waldstein PlaygroundWaldstein's baseball field & large grassy area with hill & shady trees.

Ian R Hutchinson
on Jean B Waldstein Playground

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thumbnail for Pierce PlaygroundPierce School Playground has two basketball courts, one baseball field, & a playground with water play.

Ian R Hutchinson
on Pierce Playground

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