Walkscore released their top 10 ranking for US cities and placed Seattle at number 8. The rankings:

# 1 New York
Walk Score: 87.6

# 2 San Francisco
Walk Score: 83.9

# 3 Boston
Walk Score: 79.5

# 4 Philadelphia
Walk Score: 76.5

# 5 Miami
Walk Score: 75.6

# 6 Chicago
Walk Score: 74.8

# 7 Washington D.C.
Walk Score: 74.1

# 8 Seattle
Walk Score: 70.8

# 9 Oakland
Walk Score: 68.5

#10 Baltimore
Walk Score: 66.2

 

Is anyone else surprised by Miami on this list?

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Owen does servicing and consulting for a software company to pay the bills. He has an amateur interest in urban policy, focusing on housing. His primary mode is a bicycle but isn't ashamed of riding down the hill and taking the bus back up. Feel free to tweet at him: @pickovven.

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