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Living in Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill has an average Walk Score of 36 with 57,233 residents.

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

The most walkable Chapel Hill neighborhoods are Downtown, Meadowmont and Colony Woods.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Chapel Hill, NC

Chapel Hill is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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140 West Franklin

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Town House Apartments

Most errands require a car in Chapel Hill.

Chapel Hill Apartments for Rent

Chapel Hill Neighborhoods




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1 Downtown 78 61 76 2,919
2 Meadowmont 43 38 59 1,772
3 Colony Woods 15 27 28 945
4 The Oaks 15 26 42 1,146
5 Cross-County 9 29 20 763

Eating & Drinking

There are about 267 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Chapel Hill.

People in Chapel Hill can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Chapel Hill, NC

Chapel Hill has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Chapel Hill has some public transportation and about 22 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Chapel Hill, NC

Chapel Hill is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.


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