Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Austin with 7,568 residents.
Downtown has good public transportation and is very bikeable.
Most errands can be accomplished on foot.
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There are about 1,287 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.
People in Downtown can walk to an average of 11 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.
Many nearby public transportation options. Find Downtown Austin apartments for rent near public transit.
Downtown has good public transportation and about 35 bus and 1 rail lines passing through it.
The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Downtown on public transit.
Downtown has about 9 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.
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Key Achievements: Partnered with Social Good Summit + Austin and Imagine Austin | Pedestrian Advisory Council (PAC) formed with resolution passed by City of Austin City Council and WalkAustin in Sept 2013 after receiving grant to bring America Walks/CDC Workshop to Austin in May 2013. Co-organizer World Car Free Day called CarFreeDayATX 2012- support from Austin City Council and community at large in less than 6 weeks. Beyond2ndNature co-founder | President (11/12-5/13)
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Biking is convenient for most trips.
Groceries in Downtown include Whole Foods Market Lamar, Royal Blue Grocery and Walton's Fancy & Staple.
Health in Downtown include Ballet Austin, Austin Bike Station and barre3Austin Downtown.
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