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Living in Medford

Medford has an average Walk Score of 67 with 56,173 residents.

Medford has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Medford neighborhoods are South Medford, Downtown and Medford Hillside.

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67 Walk Score of Medford, MA

Medford is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Kappy's Fine Wine & Spirits

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Public Boat Ramp

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Medford.

Medford Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for RE150 in the Medford area
from $2,545
Studio
Walk Score 47
Rental info for Gateway at Malden Center in the Medford area
from $2,505
Studio
Walk Score 93
Rental info for 349 Pleasant St. in the Medford area
from $1,350
Studio
Walk Score 91
Rental info for 40 Cedar St. in the Medford area
$3,300
4 bed
Walk Score 87
Rental info for 53 Fellsway West in the Medford area
from $1,300
Studio
Walk Score 82
Rental info for 119 College Ave in the Medford area
$1,800
Studio
Walk Score 92
Rental info for 63 Fellsway West in the Medford area
from $1,300
Studio
Walk Score 82
Rental info for 2595 Massachusetts Avenue in the Medford area
$1,799
Studio
Walk Score 90

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Medford Neighborhoods

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Walk Score

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Population

1 South Medford 83 52 73 12,542
2 Downtown 83 50 52 1,973
3 Medford Hillside 81 62 78 10,929
4 Wellington 74 57 73 6,107
5 Glenwood 73 48 59 11,188
6 West Medford 54 50 60 8,907
7 Lawrence Estates 51 47 45 4,107
8 North Medford 40 39 28 6,528

thumbnail for Kappy's Fine Wine & SpiritsLargest Liquor Store in the area. If you can't find what you want, they will order it for you. Wine Tastings on Saturdays.

David Hayes
on Kappy's Fine Wine & Spirits

50 Transit Score of Medford, MA

Medford has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Medford apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Medford has good public transportation and about 17 bus, 1 rail and 1 subway lines.

Transit Time

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

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Kappy's Fine Wine & Spirits

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Public Boat Ramp

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Modell's Sporting Goods

60 Bike Score of Medford, MA

Medford is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Ball Square Fine Wines

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Modell's Sporting Goods

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Pet Supplies Plus

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Circle Laundry & Dry Cleaning

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Rockland Trust Co

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LensCrafters

thumbnail for Ball Square Fine WinesThis place should be your one stop shop for alcohol and snacks. They have hard-to-find wines and spirits, cheeses and chocolates, and craft beer all the way to kegs. Their staff is absolutely the best, and they will guide you to what ever you need.

Russ Bradchulis
on Ball Square Fine Wines

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Sprint Store Medford Ma

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CVS Fellsway Medford, MA

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Boston Market

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SUBWAY®Restaurants

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