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Living in Zilker Austin

Zilker is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with 5,737 residents.

Zilker has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Bouldin, Galindo, Barton Hills, South Lamar, Old West Austin, Dawson and South River City.

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Walk Score of Zilker, Austin, TX

Zilker is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Schlotzsky's in Zilker, Austin

Schlotzsky's

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Flip Happy Crepes

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Zilker Austin.

Zilker is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with a Walk Score of 69.

Find apartments in Austin's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, West University and University of Texas.

Zilker Austin Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for South Apartment Specialists in the Zilker area
from $1,595
Studio
Walk Score 67
Rental info for A Plus Apartment Locating in the Zilker area
from $935
Studio
Walk Score 67
Rental info for South Apartment Specialists in the Zilker area
from $795
Studio
Walk Score 33
Rental info for Gibson Flats in the Zilker area
from $1,320
1 bed
Walk Score 74
Rental info for Coldwater in the Zilker area
from $1,675
1 bed
Walk Score 61
Rental info for Oscar - Apartment Experts in the Zilker area
from $1,450
Studio
Walk Score 68
Rental info for Lamar Union in the Zilker area
from $849
Studio
Walk Score 76
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50+ listings in Zilker

Zilker Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Zilker to other Austin neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

10 Hancock 74 64 81 4,712
11 East Cesar Chavez 74 52 81 3,361
12 Zilker 69 42 76 5,737
13 Holly 69 48 79 4,004
14 Chestnut 68 55 76 1,716

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 91 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Zilker.

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

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Schlotzsky'sIt wouldn't be Austin without another colorful cow sculpture!

Lauren
on Schlotzsky's

Transit Score of Zilker, Austin, TX

Zilker has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Zilker Austin apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Zilker has some public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Zilker, Austin, TX

Zilker is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in Zilker

= Lowest Crime

Zilker has less personal crime and more property crime per person than the Austin average.

Zilker Crime Rate

Compared to all Austin neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in Zilker Austin?

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Bouldin Neighborhood

Photo of Snow Beach in Zilker, Austin

Snow Beach

Photo of Butler Park Pitch & Putt in Zilker, Austin

Butler Park Pitch & Putt

Photo of Peter Pan Mini-Golf in Zilker, Austin

Peter Pan Mini-Golf

Photo of Hill Country Running Company in Zilker, Austin

Hill Country Running Company

Photo of Umlauf Sculpture Garden in Zilker, Austin

Umlauf Sculpture Garden

thumbnail for Bouldin NeighborhoodRegardless of the size of the home, lush landscaping and green space characterize the neighborhood.

jensilverful
on Bouldin Neighborhood

Photo of Schlotzsky's in Zilker, Austin

Schlotzsky's

Photo of SnoBeach on Barton Springs Road in Zilker, Austin

SnoBeach on Barton Springs Road

Photo of Bouldin Neighborhood in Zilker, Austin

Bouldin Neighborhood

Photo of ZACH Theatre in Zilker, Austin

ZACH Theatre

thumbnail for Peter Pan Mini-GolfThis neighborhood institution is located in the heart of Zilker. It's a great place for all ages, and a perfect date spot!

Lauren
on Peter Pan Mini-Golf

thumbnail for Hill Country Running CompanyZilker is home to many great apartments and condos, providing a convenient and fun place to live in Austin.

Lauren
on Hill Country Running Company

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