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Living in Medford

Medford has an average Walk Score of 65 with 56,173 residents.

Medford has some public transportation.

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

Nearby Apartments

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 Neighborhoods

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Population

1 South Medford 81 51 - 12,542
2 Medford Hillside 80 60 - 10,929
3 Downtown 77 50 - 1,973
4 Wellington 73 58 - 6,107
5 Glenwood 68 48 - 11,188
6 West Medford 57 50 - 8,907
7 Lawrence Estates 48 46 - 4,107
8 North Medford 40 40 - 6,528

Eating & Drinking

There are about 181 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Medford.

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

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Dunkin' Donuts

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Kabab Corner

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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

Transit Score of Medford, MA

Medford has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Medford has some public transportation and about 19 bus, 2 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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Medford has about 15 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Neighborhood Guides

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Kappy's Fine Wine & Spirits

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Public Boat Ramp

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Dunkin' Donuts

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Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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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 and 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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Dunkin Donuts

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Boston Market

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