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Living in Phoenix

Phoenix is the 31st most walkable large city in the US with 1,445,632 residents.

Phoenix has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Phoenix neighborhoods are Downtown, Booker T. Washington and Eastlake Park.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of Carly's Bistro in Phoenix

Carly's Bistro

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Tacos De Juarez

Most errands require a car in Phoenix.

Phoenix is the 31st most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 41.

Phoenix Apartments for Rent

Phoenix Neighborhoods

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Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Downtown 84 61 82 7,183
2 Booker T. Washington 74 58 92 1,537
3 Eastlake Park 72 54 92 669
4 Governmental Mall 69 53 75 3,613
5 New Northtown 69 43 64 810
6 Garfield 69 51 84 6,457
7 Coronado 68 45 73 3,727
8 North Central Heights 68 48 72 980
9 Westland Homesites 68 40 64 1,098
10 Southland 65 43 60 1,520
11 Foothill Acres 65 45 73 1,225
12 Montezuma Heights 64 45 84 1,230
13 Valencia Acres 64 42 67 915
14 Bel Air 63 42 80 563
15 Willo 63 54 86 1,050
16 Story 62 45 78 1,163
17 East Morningside 62 39 68 558
18 Handell Villa 61 52 57 640
19 Wormsers 61 39 64 1,059
20 Palm Acres 60 41 61 656
21 La Mancha 60 38 58 2,275
22 Laurelwood 60 43 54 1,884
23 Central City South 59 44 61 9,534
24 East Citrus Acres 59 37 63 956
25 Patio Homes East 59 41 62 1,571
26 Northwest Village 59 37 57 3,209
27 Citrus Acres 58 39 66 1,779
28 Northwest Homesites 58 39 64 1,396
29 Sun Sand 57 31 53 656
30 Phoenix Country Club 57 45 70 1,323
31 Sunset Acres 56 39 65 950
32 North East Village 56 37 69 1,181
33 Phillipine 56 54 65 1,513
34 Mission Manor 56 37 61 2,592
35 Vista Income Estates 55 36 56 3,246
36 West Phoenix 55 36 64 2,292
37 Kierland 55 32 61 2,224
38 Greenfield Acres 54 42 71 1,333
39 Villages of Laveen Ranch 53 - 51 742
40 Cactus Gardens 53 36 48 729
41 Del Rey 53 39 58 1,338
42 Camelback Gardens 53 51 66 594
43 Meadowbrook 53 40 79 563
44 Park Place North 52 33 68 1,089
45 Winona Park 52 37 62 760
46 Papago Vista 52 34 61 893
47 Del Monte Village North 52 39 69 2,019
48 Sweetwater 52 34 56 1,275
49 Desert Pines 52 34 62 1,503
50 Surrey Heights 51 37 59 1,248
51 Campo Bello 51 37 55 907
52 Westwood Estates 51 41 73 1,706
53 Sungold 51 35 56 987
54 Paradise Valley Oasis 51 35 66 9,485
55 Pomelo Park 50 42 62 646
56 Hacienda Granada 50 34 78 606
57 Seven Palms Mobile Home Estates 50 34 63 1,363
58 Siesta Village 49 39 70 1,631
59 Southern East 49 34 69 1,123
60 Deerview 49 37 46 3,307
61 Cimarron Ridge 48 36 63 713
62 Orangedale Place 48 32 64 592
63 Alta Vista 48 41 57 3,747
64 Ryland at Heritage Point 47 - 55 1,675
65 Park Meadows 47 36 54 1,128
66 Healy's Dutchtown 47 34 56 858
67 Melrose Paradise 47 34 56 1,276
68 Ben-Jo Estates 47 43 56 1,034
69 Stardust Skies 46 36 59 1,925
70 Woodridge 46 35 59 1,439
71 Maryvale Park 46 36 52 5,072
72 Nuestro Barrio 46 38 54 1,384
73 Park Phoenix 46 41 50 1,593
74 Northview Acres 46 35 50 799
75 Raintree Gardens 45 40 54 1,722
76 Newcastle Village 45 35 67 1,588
77 Southern Views 45 38 45 829
78 Thunderbird Village 45 36 45 951
79 Encanto Village 45 39 62 1,356
80 Fruitland Acres 45 38 69 2,410
81 Pointe Tapatio 45 36 54 883
82 Broadway Estates 44 41 51 710
83 Wier Estates 43 42 55 1,355
84 Country Gables 43 37 52 1,537
85 Estrella Northwest 43 37 52 744
86 Del Monte Village 43 39 66 2,091
87 Country Life Homes 43 37 41 1,385
88 Willows West 43 32 67 2,155
89 North Ranch 42 26 58 1,214
90 Sandahl Homes 42 34 67 832
91 Perry Estates 42 27 39 511
92 Estrella Mountain Village 41 - 49 545
93 Brandywine 41 36 61 1,139
94 Sunset Knoll 41 40 54 2,126
95 Knoell Royal Oaks 41 36 52 850
96 Lake Biltmore Village 41 34 57 3,072
97 Black Canyon Heights 40 34 51 988
98 Village at West Meadow 40 36 60 507
99 Sundance Ranch 39 8 54 2,191
100 Bellair 39 30 66 3,013
101 Arizona Homes 39 34 50 2,172
102 Continental North 38 31 69 2,139
103 Fairwood 37 33 62 2,365
104 Lori Heights 37 33 51 1,336
105 Wedgewood Park 37 39 45 6,517
106 Village Meadows 37 37 42 1,027
107 Independence Park 35 32 53 2,596
108 Cheatham Farms 35 2 42 2,830
109 Horizons on Camelback 35 12 54 2,415
110 Ponderosa Village 35 35 66 1,463
111 Terracita 34 10 35 1,644
112 Willow Creek 34 36 60 916
113 Union Hills Estates 34 37 62 1,377
114 Pleasant Valley Estates 33 31 67 527
115 Braewood Park 33 36 43 1,137
116 Western Meadows 33 36 64 522
117 Palos Santos 33 31 51 890
118 Tramonto 32 - 54 5,035
119 Norma Estates 32 28 52 546
120 Eagle Ridge 32 - 32 713
121 Cavalier Estates 32 31 59 1,348
122 Spanish Mountain Estates 32 28 50 629
123 Lakewood 31 27 57 5,972
124 Moon Valley Gardens 31 35 44 3,024
125 Shea Heights 31 20 40 631
126 Desert Foothills Estates 31 28 51 2,091
127 Centura West 30 35 44 1,377
128 Upland Hills 29 - 56 765
129 South Mountain Resort 29 33 61 676
130 Marion Estates 28 30 33 516
131 Country Ridge 28 37 61 951
132 Homedale 28 37 56 784
133 Tuscano 28 8 48 1,227
134 Westridge Shadows 28 37 51 2,361
135 Villa de Paz 28 33 41 4,544
136 Adobe Hills 28 8 56 1,103
137 Valley View Manor 27 37 50 1,277
138 Shea North Estates 27 - 58 840
139 Tatum Ranch 27 - 42 8,114
140 South Mountain Heights 27 38 40 848
141 Arlington Estates 27 35 44 1,786
142 Mountain Park Ranch 27 21 50 17,017
143 Chateau Thierry 26 33 33 535
144 Foothills North 25 30 53 2,023
145 Heritage Heights 25 20 49 662
146 Arabian Views 25 28 44 1,919
147 Amber Hills 25 - 51 511
148 Jade Park North 24 28 53 1,259
149 Laveen Crossing 24 - 47 1,267
150 Rogers Ranch 23 21 48 3,802
151 Stetson Hills 23 - 40 2,349
152 Ponderosa Homes North 23 37 44 1,181
153 Spanish Wells 22 25 52 731
154 La Mirada 22 41 45 686
155 Northgate 21 38 43 861
156 Triple Crown 20 31 41 906
157 Estrella Park 20 - 35 1,512
158 Desert Ridge 20 15 46 7,825
159 A-M Ranch 20 - 42 714
160 Canyon Creek Deer Valley 19 35 51 1,024
161 Laveen Village 19 38 35 1,739
162 Sunburst Farms 19 33 47 1,859
163 Lookout Mountain 18 28 29 522
164 Moon Valley 17 29 39 2,163
165 Silva Mountain 16 39 42 505
166 Sienna Vista 16 16 30 2,195
167 River Walk Villages 16 - 41 1,761
168 Dobbins Point 16 - 32 992
169 Larissa 16 21 36 1,345
170 Mountaingate 15 1 36 805
171 North Valley View 15 24 41 1,143
172 Camelback Ranch 13 25 41 2,272
173 Village at Aviano 13 0 48 2,923
174 Northgate Village 12 34 51 837
175 Hurley Ranch 12 - 37 634
176 Adobe Highlands 12 28 41 1,014
177 Foothills Golf Club 11 10 31 15,181
178 Park at Terralea 11 28 33 1,096
179 Sunset Farms 10 - 33 2,185
180 Carefree Crossing 9 - 34 1,103
181 Stetson Valley 8 - 36 5,672
182 Sonoran Foothills 8 - 35 3,196
183 Pinnacle Hill 7 - 42 676
184 Laveen Meadows 6 - 36 2,466
185 Cottonfields 5 - 31 1,301
186 Desert Peak 5 - 34 1,584
187 Paseo Pointe 5 - 27 609
188 Farmington Glen 4 - 27 1,107
189 Laveen Farms 4 - 39 4,030
190 Mountaingate North 4 - 27 897
191 Laveen Ranch 3 - 39 830
192 New Village 3 - 28 835
193 Dove Valley Ranch 2 - 34 1,784
194 Dobbins Creek 2 36 35 752
195 Colina del Norte 2 - 29 515
196 Tatum Ridge 1 - 30 848
197 Preserve at Boulder Mountain 1 - 21 1,087
198 Pyramid Heights 0 - 30 566
199 Tatum Highlands 0 - 31 2,406
200 Foothills Reserve 0 - 20 1,156

Eating & Drinking

There are about 3,787 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Phoenix.

People in Phoenix can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Welcome Diner in Phoenix

Welcome Diner

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Delicatessen

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thumbnail for Roosevelt Historic DistrictView east on Portland Street in the Roosevelt Historic District. Contact me for residential property or development opportunities in Downtown Phoenix.

Gene Montemore
on Roosevelt Historic District

Transit Score of Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Phoenix has some public transportation and about 75 bus and 1 light rail lines.

Transit Time

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

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Phoenix has about 45 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Neighborhood Guides

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Gene Montemore

#Scottsdale based Real Estate guy, Jersey kid, Mountaineer. Interested in anything interesting. Live and work in McCormick Ranch! #CentralScottsdale #McCormickRanch

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Carly's Bistro

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Welcome Diner

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Optima Biltmore Towers Condominium

Bike Score of Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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ASU Health Services Downtown - NP Healthcare

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Burton Barr Central Library

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Asian Elephant Exhibit

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Werner's Field Park

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The Shops at Norterra

Photo of The Shops at Norterra in Phoenix

The Shops at Norterra

thumbnail for Circle 6 StudiosSide of Circle 6 Studios in Downtown Phoenix, along the First Fridays art walk.

Gene Montemore
on Circle 6 Studios

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Wet N Wild

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Optima Biltmore Towers Condominium

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St Gerard's Treasures

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HomeSmart Real Estate

thumbnail for St Gerard's Treasures#North Mountain- St Gerard's Treasures is a local institution with tons of charm and quite a few offerings. The quaint thrift shop is directly off of 7th st. But has the feel of a quite local mom and pop shop.

Theresa Dubois
on St Gerard's Treasures

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