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Living in Chestnut Austin

Chestnut is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with 1,860 residents.

Chestnut has good public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Rosewood, Central East Austin, Upper Boggy Creek, University of Texas-Austin, Hancock, Govalle and Holly.

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Walk Score of Chestnut, Austin, TX

Chestnut is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Chestnut Austin.

Chestnut is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with a Walk Score of 77.

Find apartments in Austin's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, West University and University of Texas-Austin.

Chestnut Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Chestnut to other Austin neighborhoods.

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Population

9 Triangle State 78 56 91 1,706
10 Bouldin Creek 78 54 87 5,487
11 Chestnut 77 52 93 1,860
12 Hancock 75 59 95 5,001
13 Hyde Park 75 55 97 6,547

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 20 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Chestnut.

People in Chestnut can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Chestnut, Austin, TX

Chestnut has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Chestnut Austin apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Chestnut has good public transportation and about 7 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Chestnut, Austin, TX

Chestnut is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Crime in Chestnut

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Chestnut has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Austin average.

Chestnut Crime Rate

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