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5218 South Kimbark Avenue

5218 South Kimbark Avenue

Commute to Downtown Chicago

Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

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About this Location

5218 South Kimbark Avenue

5218 South Kimbark Avenue has a Walk Score of 88 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

5218 South Kimbark Avenue is a 10 minute walk from the ME Metra Electric at the 51st/53rd St. (Hyde Park) stop.

This location is in the Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Butternut Playlot, Madison Park and Sycamore Playlot.

Nearby schools include Murray Elementary Language Academy, Children's Rendez-vous and St Thomas The Apostle.

The closest grocery stores are Hyde Park Produce market, Valley of Jordan Food and Bonne Sante Health Foods.

Nearby coffee shops include Cafe 53, Starbucks and Istria Cafe. There are 51 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Leona's Restaurant, Nicky's Chinese Food and Pepe's Mexican Restaurant.

5218 South Kimbark Avenue is near Elm Park, Butternut Playlot and Madison Park.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 5218 South Kimbark Avenue is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from 5218 South Kimbark Avenue.

Good Transit

5218 South Kimbark Avenue has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from I-GO, Zipcar, RelayRides and Getaround.

Rail lines:

  • ME Metra Electric

    0.4 mi

  • Green Line

    1.2 mi

Bus lines:

  • 172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood

    0.1 mi

  • 15 Jeffery Local

    0.2 mi

  • 2 Hyde Park Express

    0.2 mi

  • 55 Garfield

    0.3 mi

  • 171 U. of Chicago/Hyde Park

    0.4 mi

Car shares:

Crime Grade Beta

5218 South Kimbark Avenue compared to all of Chicago.

Personal Crime Grade


Lower crime area.

Property Crime Grade


Lower crime area.

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Hyde Park Neighborhood

5218 South Kimbark Avenue is in the Hyde Park neighborhood. Hyde Park is the 59th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 82.

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