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Living in Worcester

Worcester has an average Walk Score of 56 with 181,045 residents.

Worcester has some public transportation.

The most walkable Worcester neighborhoods are Main Middle, Central Business District and University Park.

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Walk Score of Worcester, MA

Worcester is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Washington Square

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Worcester Memorial Auditorium

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Worcester.

Worcester Apartments for Rent

View all Worcester apartments on a map. The average rent is $1,200 and the average home price is $170,400.

Rental info for The Fairways in the Worcester area
from $1,217
1 bed
Walk Score 26
Rental info for Audubon Plantation Ridge in the Worcester area
from $1,450
1 bed
Walk Score 29
Rental info for Royal Worcester in the Worcester area
from $1,050
1 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for Wexford Village Apartment Homes in the Worcester area
from $1,059
Rental info for COHASSET PLACE in the Worcester area
from $959
1 bed
Walk Score 55
Rental info for Tatnuck Arms Apartment Homes in the Worcester area
from $1,305
Rental info for 54 Fairfax Road in the Worcester area
$1,150
3 bed
Walk Score 51
Rental info for PRINCETON PLACE APARTMENTS in the Worcester area
from $1,199
1 bed
Walk Score 53

To view Worcester homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Worcester Neighborhoods

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Main Middle 89 49 - 7,702
2 Central Business District 86 55 - 2,787
3 University Park 85 43 - 9,113
4 Green Island 84 53 - 1,962
5 Institute Park 82 48 - 10,052
6 Union HIll 78 48 - 6,417
7 Beaver Brook 77 34 - 1,674
8 Columbus Park 71 38 - 3,803
9 Shrewsbury Street 71 43 - 3,209
10 South Worcester 71 37 - 3,727
11 Bell Hill 65 43 - 4,220
12 Franklin Plantation 64 42 - 3,282
13 Brittan Square 64 38 - 1,952
14 Vernon Hill 61 38 - 9,004
15 Indian Lake East 59 37 - 3,811
16 Webster Square 56 35 - 16,809
17 Newton Square 55 30 - 5,591
18 Lake Park 52 24 - 2,172
19 North Lincoln Street 51 36 - 6,272
20 Great Brook Valley 50 34 - 1,893
21 Grafton Hill 49 30 - 6,766
22 Greendale 49 33 - 7,342
23 North Quinsigamond Village 49 29 - 2,941
24 Hadwen Park 48 32 - 2,039
25 Hamilton 47 29 - 2,884
26 Booth Apartments 46 32 - 3,196
27 Biotech Park Area 45 34 - 2,814
28 Tatnuck 45 29 - 4,031
29 Broadmeadow Brook 38 27 - 9,454
30 Salisbury Street 32 26 - 4,041
31 South Quinsigamond Village 31 26 - 1,874
32 College Hill 31 30 - 3,610
33 Burncoat 28 33 - 4,795
34 Indian Hill 25 25 - 3,776
35 West Tatnuck 24 19 - 6,954
36 Forest Grove 22 18 - 8,760

Eating & Drinking

There are about 558 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Worcester.

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

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Shrewsbury Street

Photo of Shrewsbury Street in Worcester

Shrewsbury Street

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thumbnail for Washington SquareThe newly renovated Union Station is a must see for its stunning architecture!

Jane Cantz
on Washington Square

Transit Score of Worcester, MA

Worcester has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Worcester has some public transportation and about 27 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

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Worcester has about 8 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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Federal Square

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Lake Park

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Worcester Memorial Auditorium

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Blush Yogurt Cafe

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Eco Tarium

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Washington Square

thumbnail for Worcester Memorial AuditoriumThe auditorium has been closed for many years and Preservation Worcester has deemed it one of the "Most Endangered Historic Resources" in the state. It is a beautiful building.

Jane Cantz
on Worcester Memorial Auditorium

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Washington Square

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Federal Square

Photo of Federal Square in Worcester

Federal Square

Photo of Federal Square in Worcester

Federal Square

thumbnail for Shrewsbury StreetKnown as "restaurant row", some of the best restaurants in Worcester County are located here.

Jane Cantz
on Shrewsbury Street

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Elm Park

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Lake Park

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Lake Park

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