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Living in Worcester

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

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

The most walkable Worcester neighborhoods are Main Middle, Central Business District and Green Island.

Nearby Apartments

56 Walk Score of Worcester, MA

Worcester is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Washington Square in Worcester

Washington Square

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Worcester Memorial Auditorium

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Worcester.

Worcester Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for PRINCETON PLACE APARTMENTS in the Worcester area
from $1,469
1 bed
Walk Score 55
Rental info for 145 Front at City Square in the Worcester area
from $1,615
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Junction Shop Lofts in the Worcester area
from $1,325
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Highland House Apartments in the Worcester area
from $1,500
1 bed
Walk Score 64
Rental info for Lincoln Village in the Worcester area
from $905
1 bed
Walk Score 73
Rental info for Sheridan Apartments in the Worcester area
from $1,450
1 bed
Walk Score 48
Rental info for Stratton Hill Park in the Worcester area
from $1,099
1 bed
Walk Score 48
Rental info for Sutton Apartments in the Worcester area
from $1,150
1 bed
Walk Score 15

Worcester Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Main Middle 89 47 51 7,702
2 Central Business District 88 53 45 2,787
3 Green Island 86 51 50 1,962
4 University Park 85 41 54 9,113
5 Institute Park 84 45 51 10,052
6 Union HIll 80 46 49 6,417
7 South Worcester 76 36 57 3,727
8 Columbus Park 73 36 49 3,803
9 Beaver Brook 73 34 49 1,674
10 Shrewsbury Street 69 42 36 3,209
11 Franklin Plantation 67 41 42 3,282
12 Vernon Hill 66 36 35 9,004
13 Lake Park 60 30 50 2,172
14 Bell Hill 58 40 30 4,220
15 Brittan Square 57 37 36 1,952
16 Newton Square 56 29 38 5,591
17 Grafton Hill 56 29 42 6,766
18 Indian Lake East 56 34 34 3,811
19 Webster Square 55 33 35 16,809
20 Greendale 49 33 39 7,342
21 Great Brook Valley 49 34 32 1,893
22 Hamilton 47 31 42 2,884
23 North Quinsigamond Village 46 30 42 2,941
24 North Lincoln Street 46 35 36 6,272
25 Booth Apartments 44 33 35 3,196
26 Tatnuck 44 28 31 4,031
27 Biotech Park Area 44 35 25 2,814
28 Hadwen Park 43 30 39 2,039
29 Broadmeadow Brook 41 23 29 9,454
30 Salisbury Street 36 25 31 4,041
31 College Hill 35 30 30 3,610
32 Burncoat 28 33 28 4,795
33 South Quinsigamond Village 27 28 32 1,874
34 Forest Grove 21 9 25 8,760
35 West Tatnuck 21 19 21 6,954
36 Indian Hill 21 25 21 3,776

Eating & Drinking

There are about 472 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

33 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 14 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

38 Bike Score of Worcester, MA

Worcester is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Federal Square in Worcester

Federal Square

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Lake Park

Photo of Worcester Memorial Auditorium in Worcester

Worcester Memorial Auditorium

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Blush Yogurt Cafe

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Eco Tarium

Photo of Washington Square in Worcester

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

Photo of Washington Square in Worcester

Washington Square

Photo of Federal Square in Worcester

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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