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Living in Tempe

Tempe has an average Walk Score of 53 with 161,719 residents.

Tempe has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

The most walkable Tempe neighborhoods are University Heights, Mitchell Park East and Riverside.

Nearby Apartments

53 Walk Score of Tempe, AZ

Tempe is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Tempe Beach Park in Tempe

Tempe Beach Park

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Palm Bar Hut

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Tempe.

Tempe Apartments for Rent

Tempe Neighborhoods

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Population

1 University Heights 75 58 95 897
2 Mitchell Park East 74 61 95 610
3 Riverside 71 63 98 2,822
4 Hudson Manor 69 56 90 671
5 Downtown 69 67 95 6,473
6 Cavalier Hills 66 45 74 733
7 Park Riviera South Townhomes 66 41 62 616
8 Mitchell Park West 65 55 94 633
9 Sunset 65 51 95 2,980
10 Marilyn Ann 65 49 87 513
11 Gililland 64 47 90 1,484
12 Meyer Park 64 50 83 1,968
13 Alegre 61 56 81 2,131
14 Escalante 61 55 74 992
15 Broadmor 61 50 76 1,321
16 Holdeman 60 47 79 2,003
17 Clark Park 60 50 86 629
18 North Tempe-College 59 47 64 1,712
19 North Tempe-Indian Bend 57 45 76 1,586
20 Concord Village 57 47 55 823
21 Kiwanis Park 56 43 78 2,024
22 McClintock 56 48 63 691
23 Victory Acres 56 55 81 1,106
24 Rural-Geneva 56 50 74 1,179
25 MACH 8 54 48 80 673
26 Brentwood Cavalier 54 50 76 668
27 Hughes Acres 54 48 78 1,063
28 East Rio 54 44 81 1,058
29 Juniper Watson 52 41 63 767
30 Cole Park 51 41 63 1,634
31 Optimist Park Southwest 50 37 53 1,377
32 Optimist Park Northwest 49 38 51 1,060
33 Dava-Lakeshore 48 41 68 1,149
34 The Lakes 48 42 59 2,487
35 Scudder Park West 46 42 66 738
36 Southern Palms 46 43 73 1,171
37 Galleria 45 42 68 812
38 Optimist Park Northeast 45 34 54 1,260
39 Alta Mira 44 30 55 943
40 Camelot Village 44 38 68 684
41 Carver Terrace 44 40 48 700
42 Oasis at Anozira 43 38 71 762
43 Pepperwood 43 41 73 1,536
44 Warner Ranch 41 34 57 3,596
45 Wood Park 40 43 72 1,105
46 Estate la Colina 40 32 58 901
47 Sierra Tempe 38 35 63 1,148
48 Evergreen 38 42 75 911
49 Pepperwood Townhomes 37 35 60 878
50 Villagio at Tempe 34 40 55 1,013
51 Coventry Tempe 33 40 58 618
52 Optimist Park Southeast 33 32 49 837
53 Shalimar 31 44 55 539
54 Tempe Royal Estates 25 42 72 1,030

Eating & Drinking

There are about 742 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Tempe.

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

Photo of Hail Mary's On Priest in Tempe

Hail Mary's On Priest

Photo of Macayo's Depot Cantina in Tempe

Macayo's Depot Cantina

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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

47 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 22 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.

74 Bike Score of Tempe, AZ

Tempe is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Jaycee Park in Tempe

Jaycee Park

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Decorative Light pole

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Old Town Square

Photo of Water Park in Tempe

Water Park

Photo of Palm Tree in Tempe

Palm Tree

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Airplane

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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House

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Architecture

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Garden

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Buildings

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...

play arizona asu song food god drink school class beer job sleep reading car coffee party walk movie eat four peaks brewing company

Tempe is all about:

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Pool

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Bus Stop

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Pool

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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