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Living in Tempe

Tempe has an average Walk Score of 54 with 161,719 residents.

Tempe has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

The most walkable Tempe neighborhoods are University Heights, Downtown and Gililland.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Tempe, AZ

Tempe is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Jaycee Park in Tempe

Jaycee Park

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Decorative Light pole

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Tempe.

Tempe Apartments for Rent

Tempe Neighborhoods

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Population

1 University Heights 73 58 92 897
2 Downtown 73 67 96 6,473
3 Gililland 72 47 93 1,484
4 Riverside 71 63 99 2,822
5 Mitchell Park East 71 61 95 610
6 Cavalier Hills 70 45 74 733
7 Marilyn Ann 67 49 86 513
8 Holdeman 67 47 78 2,003
9 Sunset 66 51 97 2,980
10 Park Riviera South Townhomes 66 41 61 616
11 Hudson Manor 65 56 84 671
12 Mitchell Park West 65 55 95 633
13 Meyer Park 64 50 80 1,968
14 Alegre 62 56 75 2,131
15 Clark Park 61 50 84 629
16 North Tempe-Indian Bend 61 45 78 1,586
17 Brentwood Cavalier 60 50 77 668
18 Escalante 58 55 71 992
19 Kiwanis Park 58 43 69 2,024
20 Broadmor 57 50 74 1,321
21 Hughes Acres 57 48 78 1,063
22 Southern Palms 56 43 69 1,171
23 McClintock 56 48 61 691
24 Victory Acres 55 55 80 1,106
25 Rural-Geneva 54 50 75 1,179
26 MACH 8 54 48 78 673
27 East Rio 54 44 82 1,058
28 North Tempe-College 53 47 60 1,712
29 Juniper Watson 50 41 60 767
30 Concord Village 50 47 53 823
31 Cole Park 50 41 60 1,634
32 Optimist Park Southwest 48 37 48 1,377
33 Estate la Colina 48 32 57 901
34 Optimist Park Northwest 47 38 45 1,060
35 Dava-Lakeshore 47 41 64 1,149
36 Optimist Park Northeast 46 34 48 1,260
37 Alta Mira 46 30 50 943
38 Scudder Park West 45 42 57 738
39 Warner Ranch 44 34 51 3,596
40 The Lakes 43 42 55 2,487
41 Carver Terrace 43 40 43 700
42 Galleria 41 42 67 812
43 Oasis at Anozira 41 38 65 762
44 Pepperwood 41 41 77 1,536
45 Camelot Village 40 38 60 684
46 Wood Park 40 43 66 1,105
47 Pepperwood Townhomes 39 35 61 878
48 Sierra Tempe 38 35 64 1,148
49 Evergreen 36 42 76 911
50 Optimist Park Southeast 34 32 47 837
51 Coventry Tempe 32 40 52 618
52 Shalimar 32 44 56 539
53 Tempe Royal Estates 31 42 67 1,030
54 Villagio at Tempe 28 40 52 1,013

Eating & Drinking

There are about 905 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Tempe.

People in Tempe can walk to an average of 7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Macayo's Depot Cantina in Tempe

Macayo's Depot Cantina

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Original Hoagie Shop

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thumbnail for Tempe Beach ParkBeautiful Tempe town lake is an oasis for the locals. Swimming, paddle boarding and fishing is popular. #riverside

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on Tempe Beach Park

Transit Score of Tempe, AZ

Tempe has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Tempe has some public transportation and about 25 bus and 1 light rail lines.

Transit Time

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

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Tempe has about 13 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Tempe, AZ

Tempe is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Old Town Square

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Water Park

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Palm Tree

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Airplane

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House

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Architecture

thumbnail for Palm Bar HutOutdoor palm bars like this are not uncommon in #sunset neighborhood. The almost year round sunny weather provides a lot of use for these.

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on Palm Bar Hut

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Garden

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Buildings

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Pool

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Bus Stop

thumbnail for Hail Mary's On PriestThis iconic institution has been in this neighborhood for many years and opens its doors to people of all faiths. #sunset

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on Hail Mary's On Priest

Tempe is Talking About...

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Pool

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Sujnana Religious & Charitable

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Architecture

thumbnail for Jaycee ParkJaycee park has basketball, tennis, a playground and a lush grass field for your enjoyment. #riverside

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on Jaycee Park

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