Goderich is currently ranked a 59 on the Walk Score. The town ranks 16 points higher than the average rating in North America. It is likely that you will be within walking distance to all of life’s necessary amenities.
A higher walkability score such as Goderich’s results in a healthier and a happier lifestyle. The ability to walk versus drive is good for the environment, results in less money spent on transportation, and promotes physical fitness. Did you know people from walkable towns weigh 6-10 pounds less on average?
As a result of the Downtown Core Master Plan developed by the Town of Goderich to ensure a full community recovery from the 2011 Tornado, local improvements that include making the town more walkable are sure to increase Goderich’s Walk Score in the near future.