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Living in Newton

Newton has an average Walk Score of 53 with 85,146 residents.

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

The most walkable Newton neighborhoods are Nonantum, Newtonville and Newton Highlands.

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Walk Score of Newton, MA

Newton is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Newton Highlands T Station in Newton

Newton Highlands T Station

Photo of Coldspring Park Lifecourse Exercise Trail in Newton

Coldspring Park Lifecourse Exercise Trail

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Newton.

Newton Apartments for Rent

Newton Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Nonantum 73 41 66 7,464
2 Newtonville 65 37 48 5,918
3 Newton Highlands 62 49 56 7,012
4 West Newton 60 34 53 11,952
5 Newton Center 59 36 48 7,778
6 Newton Upper Falls 59 47 48 2,681
7 Newton Corner 57 49 51 9,302
8 Thompsonville 56 44 45 6,545
9 Auburndale 53 45 48 8,052
10 Chestnut Hill 49 60 46 9,145
11 Waban 38 48 37 5,751
12 Newton Lower Falls 37 43 44 1,244
13 Oak Hill 15 25 29 7,845

Eating & Drinking

There are about 281 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Newton.

People in Newton can walk to an average of 1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Boston College Train StopThis is the office where you can purchase a pass or monthly or weekly passes. Multiple options available

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on Boston College Train Stop

Transit Score of Newton, MA

Newton has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Newton has some public transportation and about 16 bus, 1 rail and 2 light rail lines.

Transit Time

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

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Newton has about 6 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Newton, MA

Newton is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Boston College Train Stop in Newton

Boston College Train Stop

Photo of Boston College Train Stop in Newton

Boston College Train Stop

Photo of Boston College Train Stop in Newton

Boston College Train Stop

Photo of Boston College Train Stop in Newton

Boston College Train Stop

Photo of Hyde Park in Newton

Hyde Park

Photo of Coldspring Park Fields & Courts in Newton

Coldspring Park Fields & Courts

thumbnail for Boston College Train StopThis is the current fair schedule for the train running now. It has senior and student rates as well

Voula Paras
on Boston College Train Stop

Photo of Cold Spring in Newton

Cold Spring

Photo of On The Street in Newton

On The Street

Photo of On The Street in Newton

On The Street

Photo of Jamjuli in Newton

Jamjuli

thumbnail for Boston College Train StopThis is where you would catch the train to go around town or anywhere else you would like. You can transfer trains as well

Voula Paras
on Boston College Train Stop

Newton is Talking About...

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Green Planet Kids

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Eric Bleiler Jewelers

Photo of Sudbury Aqueduct in Newton

Sudbury Aqueduct

Photo of Cold Spring Park Dog Area in Newton

Cold Spring Park Dog Area

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