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Living in Downtown Detroit

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Detroit with 3,912 residents.

Nearby neighborhoods: Brush Park, Lafayette Park, West Side Industrial, Corktown, Midtown, Medical Center and Forest Park.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Detroit, MI

Downtown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Daily errands do not require a car in Downtown Detroit.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Detroit with a Walk Score of 93.

Find apartments in Detroit's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Midtown and Art Center.

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Detroit neighborhoods.




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1 Downtown 93 - - 3,912
2 Midtown 85 - - 8,115
3 Art Center 79 - - 1,870

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 217 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 20 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Horace E. Dodge FountainThis monstrous fountain was built in memory of Horace Dodge & Son for their pioneering work in the car industry. The best time to see it is on a summer’s night. #publicart Photo: b24chicago

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Downtown is Talking About...

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