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.
There are about 433 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.
People in Downtown can walk to an average of 15 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 lines passing through it.
The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Downtown on public transit.
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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.
Downtown has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Austin average.
Downtown Crime Rate
Compared to all Austin neighborhoods.
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