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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, Garfield and Eastlake Park.

Nearby Phoenix Apartments on Redfin

41 Walk Score of Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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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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Population

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

Average Home Features

According to HomeAdvisor Data, these characteristics make up the average home in Phoenix

Average square footage 2100
Homeowners have 3.3 bedrooms
Homeowners have 2.2 bathrooms
Age of home 35 years
Average time living in home 9 years

Check out HomeAdvisor’s Phoenix Home Happiness Survey.

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Gene Montemore
on Roosevelt Historic District

36 Transit Score of Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Phoenix apartments for rent on Redfin.

Public Transit Routes

Phoenix has some public transportation and about 74 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.

Neighborhood Guides

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Carly's Bistro

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Welcome Diner

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Optima Biltmore Towers Condominium

56 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

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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

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Theresa Dubois
on St Gerard's Treasures

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