Walk Score (Phila. only)

An online application, which enables users to view calculated walkability ranks and related neighborhood metrics, such as proximity of nearby businesses, service providers, and recreational/outdoor spaces. Users can select geographic parameters (neighborhood names), or search for specific locations (addresses), to access mobility data, which is also visualized on a heat map tool with marked features. In addition to walkability, the application also gauges a transit score, which measures the convenience/proximity to public transit opportunities. Users can also access walkability and transit score through an API.

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Created December 8, 2014, 22:29 (UTC)
Area of Interest National (City of Philadelphia)
Maintainer Link http://www.walkscore.com/contact-us.php
Usage Public Use; Free. API requires registration and key. Trial registration allows for limited data requests per day, and premium registration allows for unlimited usage, cache and branding privileges.


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