Walkscore.com lists most walkable parts of the Bronx; names Van Nest No. 1

The website Walkscore.com has released its' "2014 Ranking of Most Walkable Cities & Neighborhoods" in the U.S., and listed the most walkable parts of the

The site says Van Nest is the easiest part of the borough to walk around, with a score of 80 out of 100.

The site says Van Nest is the easiest part of the borough to walk around, with a score of 80 out of 100. (11/14/13)

THE BRONX - The website Walkscore.com has released its' "2014 Ranking of Most Walkable Cities & Neighborhoods" in the U.S., and listed the most walkable parts of the Bronx.

The site says Van Nest is the easiest part of the borough to walk around, with a score of 80 out of 100. It says most errands in the area can be done on foot.

Most residents agree that with a lot of restaurants and the public transit within walking distance, the neighborhood is very walkable.

Walkscore.com says the average resident of a walkable neighborhood weighs 8 pounds less than someone who lives in a sprawling neighborhood.
 

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