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Living in North Cambridge Cambridge

North Cambridge is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Cambridge with 10,882 residents.

North Cambridge has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Cambridge Highlands, Neighborhood Nine, Porter Square, West Cambridge, Strawberry Hill, Aggasiz - Harvard University and Harvard Square.

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87 Walk Score of North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA

North Cambridge is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Russell Field

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Alewife Brook Parkway

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in North Cambridge Cambridge.

North Cambridge is the 13th 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.

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North Cambridge Neighborhood Ranking

Compare North Cambridge to other Cambridge neighborhoods.

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Name

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Population

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
15 Strawberry Hill 78 46 94 2,259

Eating & Drinking

There are about 91 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in North Cambridge.

People in North Cambridge can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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70 Transit Score of North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA

North Cambridge has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

North Cambridge has excellent public transportation and about 2 bus and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

93 Bike Score of North Cambridge, Cambridge, MA

North Cambridge is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Photo of Rindge Ave @ Clifton St in North Cambridge, Cambridge

Rindge Ave @ Clifton St

Photo of Russell Field in North Cambridge, Cambridge

Russell Field

Photo of Russell Field in North Cambridge, Cambridge

Russell Field

Photo of Russell Field in North Cambridge, Cambridge

Russell Field

Photo of Russell Field in North Cambridge, Cambridge

Russell Field

Photo of Russell Field in North Cambridge, Cambridge

Russell Field

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