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How walkable is your city?

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(Read caption) San Francisco's Chinatown scored among the most walkable neighborhoods in the country, according to Walkscore.com

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A website that evaluates how easy it is to get around on foot in the largest US cities has released its annual list of the most walkable cities.

The Seattle-based Walkscore.com uses Google Maps to calculate your neighborhood's proximity to nearby amenities. The closer a shop, restaurant, school, or park is to where you live, the more points the neighborhood gets.

According to this algorithm, the 10 most walkable cities are:

1. San Francisco
2. New York
3. Boston
4. Chicago
5. Philadelphia
6. Seattle
7. Washington
8. Long Beach, Calif.
9. Los Angeles
10. Portland, Ore.
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