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Living in Kendall Square Cambridge

Kendall Square is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Cambridge with 2,469 residents.

Kendall Square has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: East Cambridge, Wellington - Harrington, MIT, Area IV, Inman Square, Cambridgeport and Mid-Cambridge.

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87 Walk Score of Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA

Kendall Square is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Technology Square

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Charles River Kayak

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Kendall Square Cambridge.

Kendall Square is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Cambridge with a Walk Score of 87.

Find apartments in Cambridge's most walkable neighborhoods: Inman Square, Porter Square and Harvard Square.

Kendall Square Cambridge Apartments for Rent

Kendall Square Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Kendall Square to other Cambridge neighborhoods.

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Population

10 Cambridgeport 92 70 99 12,259
11 Neighborhood Nine 88 72 91 11,062
12 Kendall Square 87 73 97 2,469
13 North Cambridge 87 70 93 10,882
14 West Cambridge 79 59 94 7,017

Eating & Drinking

There are about 86 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kendall Square.

People in Kendall Square can walk to an average of 9 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Technology SquareNestled between large buildings in the tech sector is this lawn with tall trees & a stage under a canopy.

Ian R Hutchinson
on Technology Square

73 Transit Score of Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA

Kendall Square has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Kendall Square Cambridge apartments for rent on Redfin.

Public Transit Routes

Kendall Square has excellent public transportation and about 3 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

97 Bike Score of Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA

Kendall Square is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Photo of Reardon Square in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Reardon Square

Photo of Kendall Square Farmers Market in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Kendall Square Farmers Market

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Cambridge/Kendall Square Main Street

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Residence Inn Boston Cambridge

Photo of Great Views Of The Charles in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Great Views Of The Charles

Photo of Charles River Kayak in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Charles River Kayak

thumbnail for Reardon SquareReardon Square is a small simple lawn with trees & bushes.

Ian R Hutchinson
on Reardon Square

Photo of Waterfront Walkway Cambridge, Ma in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Waterfront Walkway Cambridge, Ma

Photo of Forsyth Institute 245 First St. Cambridge, Ma in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Forsyth Institute 245 First St. Cambridge, Ma

Photo of Charles River in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Charles River

Photo of MIT Coop (Kendall Square) in Kendall Square, Cambridge

MIT Coop (Kendall Square)

thumbnail for Forsyth Institute 245 First St. Cambridge, MaThis neighborhood is most known for the many innovative companies. Many of the worlds leading research firms are located here, drawing from the many highly rated school. EastCambridge.

Aerin
on Forsyth Institute 245 First St. Cambridge, Ma

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CAC

Photo of Joint Ventures Physical Therapy and Fitness in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Joint Ventures Physical Therapy and Fitness

Photo of Community Ice Skating @ Kendall Square in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Community Ice Skating @ Kendall Square

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Fountain Globe Main st Cambridge, Ma

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