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Living in The Waterfront Jersey City

The Waterfront is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Jersey City with 16,139 residents.

Nearby neighborhoods: Downtown, The Heights, Journal Square, Liberty Park, McGinley Square, Bergen/Lafayette and West Side.

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Walk Score of The Waterfront, Jersey City, NJ

The Waterfront is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Courtyard Jersey City Newport

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Skylark on the Hudson

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in The Waterfront Jersey City.

The Waterfront is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Jersey City with a Walk Score of 84.

Find apartments in Jersey City's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Journal Square and McGinley Square.

The Waterfront Neighborhood Ranking

Compare The Waterfront to other Jersey City neighborhoods.

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Population

4 The Heights 86 - - 55,105
5 West Side 84 - - 22,899
6 The Waterfront 84 - - 16,139
7 Bergen/Lafayette 83 - - 20,818
8 Lincoln Park 83 - - 1,177

See Walk Score rankings for all of Jersey City.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 211 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in The Waterfront.

People in The Waterfront can walk to an average of 14 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Blue Moon Mexican Cafe

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Michael Anthony's Restaurant

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thumbnail for WalkwayThis walkway is really famous due to the fact it literally takes you in the center of the Hudson river and that much closer to the skyline! It feels so good knowing your right in the middle of the river!

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The Waterfront has about 9 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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Local Garden

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Walkway

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Liberty Towers

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Local Garden

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Walkway

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Liberty Towers

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Goldman Sachs Execution & Clearing

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Public Sitting

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Waterfront Bridge Linking Hoboken to Jersey City, NJ

The Waterfront is Talking About...

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