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Walker’s Paradise

Commute to Downtown Evanston

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

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About this Location


This location has a Walk Score of 90 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

This location is a four minute walk from the Brown Line at the Damen-Brown stop.

This location is in the Uptown neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Vogle Park, Kempf Plaza and Winnemac Park.

Nearby schools include McPherson Elementary School, Ravenswood Baptist Christian School and Old Town School of Folk Music.

The closest grocery stores are Chui's Food Store, Farmers Garden Market and Mariano's Ravenswood.

Nearby coffee shops include Me Dee Cafe, The Perfect Cup and Dolce Casa Cafe. There are 111 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Wendy's, Grand Katachi Restaurant and Budacki's Drive In.

This location is near Vogle Park, Winnemac Park and Welles Park.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. This location is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

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Excellent Transit

This location has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from I-GO, RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Rail lines:

  • Brown Line

    0.2 mi

  • UP-N Union Pacific North

    0.3 mi

  • Red Line

    1.1 mi

Bus lines:

  • 81 Lawrence

    0.1 mi

  • 50 Damen

    0.1 mi

  • 11 Lincoln

    0.4 mi

  • 49B North Western

    0.4 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

Crime Grade Beta

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Lowest crime area.

Property Crime Grade


Lower crime area.

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Uptown Neighborhood

This location is in the Uptown neighborhood. Uptown is the 25th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 91.

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