How Walkable is Your Neighborhood?

How Walkable is Your Neighborhood?
Innovation
Scott Lachut, PSFK Labs
  • 27 march 2009

Walk Score is a handy web-service that approximates the walkability of addresses and neighborhoods in the 40 largest cities in the US using an alogrithm – you can read about their entire methodology here – that takes into consideration proximity to stores, schools, parks and restaurants while weighing this information against the need for a car. With that in mind, their list of the top ten most walkable cities looks like this:

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