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Living in Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill has an average Walk Score of 34 with 57,233 residents.

Chapel Hill has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

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

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34 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 68 57 79 2,919
2 Meadowmont 45 35 64 1,772
3 Colony Woods 16 22 27 945
4 The Oaks 15 23 43 1,146
5 Cross-County 8 26 21 763

Eating & Drinking

There are about 219 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Chapel Hill.

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

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37 Transit Score of Chapel Hill, NC

Chapel Hill has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Chapel Hill apartments for rent on Redfin.

Public Transit Routes

Chapel Hill has some public transportation and about 27 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

50 Bike Score of Chapel Hill, NC

Chapel Hill is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.


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