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  by lirr42
MTA wrote:The Results are in: New York has the Top-Ranked Transit System in the Country

Walk Score, a group that tells you how easy it is to get places from your home on foot, now ranks which U.S cities have the best transit. Guess who came out on top?

That's right...New York City! Click here for more info.

The Seattle-based group based its scores on how well each block is served by transit, and then puts that into an algorithm which aggregates the whole city.

Walk Score announced a new ranking of U.S. city transit systems based on residents' access to public transportation. New York, San Francisco, Boston, and Washington D.C. top the list, while cities such as Houston, San Diego, Las Vegas, and Columbus, Ohio are among the cities in the bottom half of the ranking.
See the full rakings on the MTA Website
View the Walk Score website here.