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Living in Waban Newton

Waban is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Newton with 5,751 residents.

Waban has good public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Newton Upper Falls, Auburndale, West Newton, Newton Highlands, Newton Lower Falls, Newtonville and Newton Center.

Nearby Apartments

42 Walk Score of Waban, Newton, MA

Waban is a Car-Dependent neighborhood

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Waban Newton.

Waban is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Newton with a Walk Score of 42.

Find apartments in Newton's most walkable neighborhoods: Nonantum, Newtonville and Newton Upper Falls.

Waban Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Waban to other Newton neighborhoods.

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Population

9 Auburndale 54 47 49 8,052
10 Chestnut Hill 50 57 32 9,145
11 Waban 42 50 38 5,751
12 Newton Lower Falls 42 45 48 1,244
13 Oak Hill 17 25 32 7,845

Eating & Drinking

There are about 9 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Waban.

People in Waban can walk to an average of 0.2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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38 Bike Score of Waban, Newton, MA

Waban is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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