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5551 South Kimbark Avenue

5551 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

5551 South Kimbark Avenue

5551 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.

5551 South Kimbark Avenue is an eight minute walk from the ME Metra Electric at the 55th - 56th - 57th St. stop.

This location is in the Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Nichols Park, Bixler Park and Playlot 291.

Nearby schools include Ray Elementary School, Childrens House Of Miss Tammie and St Thomas The Apostle.

The closest grocery stores are Zaleski & Horvath MarketCafe, Bart Mart (Maroon Market) and Harper Foods.

Nearby coffee shops include Starbucks, Einstein Bros Bagels and Hallowed Grounds. There are 63 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Bergstein's NY Delicatessen, Nile Restaurant and Medici on 57th.

5551 South Kimbark Avenue is near Bixler Park, Nichols Park and Florence Stout Park.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 5551 South Kimbark Avenue is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

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Good Transit

5551 South Kimbark Avenue has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, I-GO, RelayRides and Getaround.

Rail lines:

  • ME Metra Electric

    0.4 mi

  • Green Line

    1.1 mi

Bus lines:

  • 55 Garfield

    0.1 mi

  • 171 U. of Chicago/Hyde Park

    0.1 mi

  • 172 U. of Chicago/Kenwood

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

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Hyde Park Neighborhood

5551 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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Nichols Park

St Thomas The Apostle

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