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Living in Springfield

Springfield has an average Walk Score of 59 with 153,060 residents.

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

The most walkable Springfield neighborhoods are South End, Metro Center and Old Hill.

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Walk Score of Springfield, MA

Springfield is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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The Farmers' Market at the X

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Springfield Library

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Springfield.

Springfield Neighborhoods




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1 South End 82 52 48 3,591
2 Metro Center 82 57 51 6,749
3 Old Hill 73 42 57 4,356
4 Forest Park 73 43 47 26,228
5 Six Corners 72 48 45 5,359
6 Memorial Square 71 54 55 4,844
7 McKnight 69 43 57 4,646
8 Upper Hill 67 38 42 7,199
9 Bay 62 41 47 4,537
10 East Springfield 61 33 45 7,260
11 Liberty Heights 58 42 45 17,698
12 Boston Road 56 37 46 4,498
13 Brightwood 56 49 66 4,000
14 Indian Orchard 54 32 43 8,700
15 Pine Point 48 38 40 10,678
16 East Forest Park 46 38 37 10,463
17 Sixteen Acres 30 27 33 22,304

Eating & Drinking

There are about 437 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Springfield.

People in Springfield can walk to an average of 0.9 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Black Pearl Bistro & Bar

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thumbnail for The Farmers' Market at the XThis neighborhood landmark is unique among farmers markets. It runs November through April, allowing locals to get fresh veggies and local products all through the harsh New England winters. #forestpark

Kevin Bishop
on The Farmers' Market at the X

Transit Score of Springfield, MA

Springfield has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Springfield has some public transportation and about 17 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Springfield, MA

Springfield is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.


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Forest Park

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Winchester Square Historic District

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Southend Supermarket Inc

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Jeff's Picture Framing

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Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish

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Frigo Gourmet Foods Catering

thumbnail for Springfield Library#8 old hill- The coolest place in the city when it's 100 degrees outside and it houses a great collection of Dr Suses memorabilia

on Springfield Library

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Horticultural Headquarters

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Trail At Forest Park

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John F Kennedy Memorial

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Basketball Courts At forest park

thumbnail for Southend Supermarket IncWalking distance if you live in south end. New grocery store, nice and clean. One stop shopping carries almost all daily needs.

on Southend Supermarket Inc

Springfield is Talking About...

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Public Pool

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St Johns Congregational Church

thumbnail for Jeff's Picture FramingGreat service, will answer all your needs thoroughly. Have your precious memories framed professionally at great prices.

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