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BlooInBloo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-24-08 02:51 PM
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30. :) In fairness, the score is only as good as their database, as others have noted.
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  -What's your WalkScore? BlooInBloo  May-24-08 02:05 PM   #0 
  - 31. i'm surprised it was that high.  chimpsrsmarter   May-24-08 02:06 PM   #1 
  - Whoa - do you live out in the country or something?  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:09 PM   #3 
     - oh i wish that was the reason it's so low. No, i live in the pseudo suburbs  chimpsrsmarter   May-24-08 02:16 PM   #7 
  - 63 my parents got 18! n/t  FreeState   May-24-08 02:09 PM   #2 
  - My old house got a 3!  izquierdista   May-24-08 02:10 PM   #4 
  - Holy crap - are you in the arctic tundra or something? lol!  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:14 PM   #5 
     - That was a subdivision  izquierdista   May-24-08 02:28 PM   #19 
  - 66? They must not consider things like lack of sidewalks, traffic and hills.  onehandle   May-24-08 02:14 PM   #6 
  - Mine is only 77  TomInTib   May-24-08 02:17 PM   #8 
  - 89!  netania99   May-24-08 02:17 PM   #9 
  - Problem is  NCDem60   May-24-08 03:24 PM   #37 
  - 17! Woo Hoo!  supernova   May-24-08 02:20 PM   #10 
  - Zero.  Lars39   May-24-08 02:21 PM   #11 
  - holy crap! lololol!  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:23 PM   #13 
  - mine is 71  fishwax   May-24-08 02:23 PM   #12 
  - Definitely one of the more cool google mashups.  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:24 PM   #14 
  - The house I (mostly) grew up in got a ZERO!  fishwax   May-24-08 02:24 PM   #15 
  - 27 here  Posteritatis   May-24-08 02:25 PM   #16 
  - 3  trof   May-24-08 02:25 PM   #17 
  - 89  Beregond2   May-24-08 02:27 PM   #18 
  - 9  StarryNite   May-24-08 02:30 PM   #20 
  - Sucks, but I love seeing the wide range here.  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:31 PM   #21 
  - I scored a 49, but surprisingly, many places close by were not accounted for. . .  Journeyman   May-24-08 02:32 PM   #22 
  - It's just an interesting, progressive use of web + gis...  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:37 PM   #25 
  - 80!  ret5hd   May-24-08 02:34 PM   #23 
  - 85 !!  annabanana   May-24-08 02:37 PM   #24 
  - 94  galledgoblin   May-24-08 02:39 PM   #26 
  - Hah! I'm still waiting for the first 100 - we've had a couple of 0s already.  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:40 PM   #27 
     - I suspect it's a hellava lot easier to get a 0 than a 100  galledgoblin   May-24-08 02:49 PM   #29 
        - Possibly - I was more interested in getting a qualitative feel for their scoring function...  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:52 PM   #31 
  - 2. Don't start. TIC (This Is Canada).  DerekJ   May-24-08 02:45 PM   #28 
  - :) In fairness, the score is only as good as their database, as others have noted.  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 02:51 PM   #30 
  - Pretty cool, but the data is old and incomplete  depakid   May-24-08 02:57 PM   #32 
  - I got a 75, but really it's more like a 95  Saint Etienne17   May-24-08 03:07 PM   #33 
  - 83  bicentennial_baby   May-24-08 03:11 PM   #34 
  - Walk Score: 86 out of 100  devilgrrl   May-24-08 03:21 PM   #35 
  - Haha! I live in downtown LA  tishaLA   May-24-08 03:23 PM   #36 
  - 23 here. Three years ago it would have been a single digit. n/t  Contrary1   May-24-08 03:28 PM   #38 
  - Improvement is always good!  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 03:38 PM   #39 
  - 97  jmm   May-24-08 03:46 PM   #40 
  - 85 here, but they seem to limit walkability to only about 1 mile  hlthe2b   May-24-08 03:47 PM   #41 
  - They really should eventually make it user-customizable for just that reason.  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 03:54 PM   #42 
  - It was very inaccurate for me  DesertRat   May-24-08 04:14 PM   #43 
  - i had a private home .2 miles from me labeled a carniceria...  NuttyFluffers   May-25-08 12:27 AM   #59 
  - The house I grew up in (where my folks still live) scored a 0  Withywindle   May-24-08 09:41 PM   #44 
  - 78. Pretty good. I walk downtown all the time.  tekisui   May-24-08 09:44 PM   #45 
  - 5  rucky   May-24-08 09:44 PM   #46 
  - Zero.  uppityperson   May-24-08 09:47 PM   #47 
  - 62  FloridaJudy   May-24-08 09:54 PM   #48 
  - Silicon Valley bedroom community - 26  alittlelark   May-24-08 09:58 PM   #49 
  - 3, all are schools  KSinTX   May-24-08 10:04 PM   #50 
  - 71. Not quite a walkers paradise but if push comes to shove I can walk  IndyOp   May-24-08 10:17 PM   #51 
  - Not to be paranoid or anything...  ColbertWatcher   May-24-08 10:18 PM   #52 
  - Pfft! This test is rot. Mine says 52  Lorien   May-24-08 10:26 PM   #53 
  - 3.  oldhippie   May-24-08 10:45 PM   #54 
  - I got an 86/100 in newburgh ny  mdmc   May-24-08 10:52 PM   #55 
  - 66, lots of stuff within a half mile  sandnsea   May-24-08 10:58 PM   #56 
  - Zero  Alcibiades   May-24-08 11:04 PM   #57 
  - Mine is 58 but it didn't see the beach or GG Park.  sfexpat2000   May-24-08 11:18 PM   #58 
 

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