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Living in Downtown Columbus

Downtown is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Columbus with 5,221 residents.

Downtown has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Italian Village, Victorian Village, Brewery District (including Whittier Peninsula), German Village Commission, Schumacher Place, Milo-Grogan and Harrison West.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Columbus, OH

Downtown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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CoGo Bike Share

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Scioto Mile Park

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown Columbus.

Downtown is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Columbus with a Walk Score of 77.

Find apartments in Columbus's most walkable neighborhoods: Necko, German Village Commission and Weinland Park.

Downtown Columbus Apartments for Rent

View all Downtown apartments on a map.

Rental info for LC RiverSouth in the Downtown area
from $1,135
1 bed
Walk Score 86
Rental info for New Horizons Housing in the Downtown area
from $485
Studio
Walk Score 86
Rental info for Tivoli Apartments in the Downtown area
from $749
1 bed
Walk Score 66
Rental info for Highpoint on Columbus Commons in the Downtown area
from $950
Studio
Walk Score 88
Rental info for The Normandy in the Downtown area
from $938
1 bed
Walk Score 89
Rental info for The Seneca in the Downtown area
from $885
Studio
Walk Score 91
Rental info for Sixty Spring/The Jeffrey in the Downtown area
from $995
1 bed
Walk Score 89

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Columbus neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

9 The Ohio State University 78 53 75 12,551
10 Iuka Ravine 77 49 72 1,125
11 Downtown 77 64 66 5,221
12 Brewery District (including Whittier Peninsula) 76 57 74 1,146
13 Tri-Village 75 37 68 7,354

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 270 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Knead

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Milestone 229

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Transit Score of Downtown, Columbus, OH

Downtown has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Downtown Columbus apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has good public transportation and about 46 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Downtown on public transit.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Downtown Columbus? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

Vince Graves

Realtor with Keller Williams Classic Properties. Whether you are looking for a condo Downtown or a home in one of the surrounding Villages, I'll help get you into the perfect home for you and your family.

Ask Vince about Downtown

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North Market

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Park Street Patio

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Columbus Children's Theatre

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Bike Score of Downtown, Columbus, OH

Downtown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Plantain Cafe

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North Market

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Park Street Patio

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Columbus Children's Theatre

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Park Street Cantina

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Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace

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Plantain Cafe

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Southern Theatre

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J Gumbo's

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393 Library Park South, Columbus, OH

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