PhillyMag.com reported that Philadelphia is the fourth most walkable city in the United States according to Walk Score. Many sections of the city have been categorized as the most walkable neighborhoods in the country including Bella Vista and Northern Liberties.
The study conducted by Walk Score , a company that produces stats on walkability in cities across the country, explained the rankings are based on walking routes, proximity to shopping, parks, entertainment, etc. Young people prefer to live in walkable areas that provide easy access to grocery stores and coffee shops right in the area. This walkability ranking has potential to drive more young Millennials to Philadelphia due to its accessibility and convenience.