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Living in Providence

Providence has an average Walk Score of 76 with 178,042 residents.

Providence has good public transportation.

The most walkable Providence neighborhoods are Downtown, Federal Hill and College Hill.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Providence, RI

Providence is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST in Providence

EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST

Photo of EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST in Providence

EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Providence.

Providence Apartments for Rent

View all Providence apartments on a map. The average rent is $1,200 and the average home price is $169,677.

Rental info for University Heights in the Providence area
from $1,023
Studio
Walk Score 76
Rental info for Beneficent House in the Providence area
from $805
Studio
Walk Score 69
Rental info for The Heritage at Kent Farm in the Providence area
from $1,025
1 bed
Walk Score 39
Rental info for Westminster LOFTS in the Providence area
from $1,250
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Grant Mill in the Providence area
from $995
1 bed
Walk Score 90
Rental info for Bromley Apartments in the Providence area
$1,065
1 bed
Walk Score 87
Rental info for Avalon At Center Place in the Providence area
from $1,720
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Sutterfield in the Providence area
from $850
1 bed
Walk Score 65

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Providence Neighborhoods

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Downtown 94 93 - 4,549
2 Federal Hill 90 74 - 7,294
3 College Hill 89 80 - 9,522
4 Fox Point 89 70 - 4,916
5 Smith Hill 85 67 - 6,061
6 Valley 84 53 - 4,745
7 Wayland 82 53 - 3,101
8 Elmwood 81 59 - 10,691
9 Lower South Providence 80 58 - 6,100
10 West End 79 63 - 16,034
11 Olneyville 79 54 - 6,909
12 Hope 74 51 - 3,276
13 Mount Hope 74 62 - 5,425
14 Reservoir 73 52 - 3,016
15 Wanskuck 73 52 - 11,653
16 Silverlake 70 51 - 12,277
17 Washington Park 68 52 - 8,263
18 Hartford 68 49 - 6,978
19 Charles 68 51 - 6,771
20 Mount Pleasant 67 51 - 10,296
21 Blackstone 66 49 - 7,137
22 Elmhurst 65 51 - 11,298
23 South Elmwood 62 51 - 2,112
24 Manton 53 48 - 3,920

Eating & Drinking

There are about 708 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Providence.

People in Providence can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Teas and Javas

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Andreas

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thumbnail for Prospect Terrace ParkThis iconic statue is right at the heart of prospect terrace park. You could see all of downtown from this park.

Poopy Acosta
on Prospect Terrace Park

Transit Score of Providence, RI

Providence has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Providence has good public transportation and about 74 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

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Providence has about 35 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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Brown University In Providence

Photo of Round Again Records in Providence

Round Again Records

Photo of Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Providence

Our Lady of the Rosary Church

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Curiosities

Photo of Red Bridge Antiques in Providence

Red Bridge Antiques

Photo of E Bay Bicycle Path in Providence

E Bay Bicycle Path

thumbnail for India Point ParkThe gem of this neighborhood is definitely India Point Park! You can find people both young and old here all day everyday. Enjoy jogging, a picnic, fishing, etc here.

Michael Damaso
on India Point Park

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Downtown Providence Farmers' Market

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Avon Cinema

Photo of Prospect Terrace Park in Providence

Prospect Terrace Park

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Snub's

thumbnail for Wickenden PubLooking for a great brew? Make sure to check out Wickenden Pub. This local institution has a great selection of beers!

Michael Damaso
on Wickenden Pub

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Rockefeller Library

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ATWELLS FAR SIDE AMERICA

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KENNEDY PLAZA AT BERTH D

thumbnail for EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE STSinking boat in the park of downtown. Very unique

Poopy Acosta
on EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST

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