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Living in Melrose

Melrose has an average Walk Score of 57 with 26,983 residents.

Melrose has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Melrose neighborhoods are Downtown, Wyoming and Cedar Park.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Melrose, MA

Melrose is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Spice of Melrose

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Beacon Hill Wine & Gourmet

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Melrose.

Melrose Neighborhoods




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1 Downtown 87 40 51 2,070
2 Wyoming 68 39 49 4,763
3 Cedar Park 66 38 39 1,199
4 Oak Grove - Pine Banks 59 44 47 4,030
5 Melrose Highlands 58 37 41 4,153
6 Horace Mann 56 36 38 2,811
7 Melrose East Side 44 33 34 7,277
8 Mount Hood 20 27 20 1,302

Eating & Drinking

There are about 55 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Melrose.

People in Melrose can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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D'Amici's Bakery

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Turner's Seafood Grill & Market

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Transit Score of Melrose, MA

Melrose has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Melrose has some public transportation and about 5 bus and 1 rail lines.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Melrose, MA

Melrose is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.


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Ell Pond

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Mexico Lindo

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Melrose Laundromat

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Weekend farmer's Market

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Beauty Cafe

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Whittemore Hardware

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