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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 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 73 57 97 897
2 Downtown 73 66 98 6,473
3 Gililland 72 47 92 1,484
4 Riverside 71 62 96 2,822
5 Mitchell Park East 71 61 97 610
6 Cavalier Hills 70 42 71 733
7 Marilyn Ann 67 48 93 513
8 Holdeman 67 46 86 2,003
9 Sunset 66 51 93 2,980
10 Park Riviera South Townhomes 66 37 57 616
11 Hudson Manor 65 56 87 671
12 Mitchell Park West 65 54 94 633
13 Meyer Park 64 49 82 1,968
14 Alegre 62 55 88 2,131
15 Clark Park 61 50 92 629
16 North Tempe-Indian Bend 61 42 71 1,586
17 Brentwood Cavalier 60 47 77 668
18 Escalante 58 53 88 992
19 Kiwanis Park 58 39 87 2,024
20 Broadmor 57 48 78 1,321
21 Hughes Acres 57 47 80 1,063
22 Southern Palms 56 45 77 1,171
23 McClintock 56 47 75 691
24 Victory Acres 55 54 89 1,106
25 Rural-Geneva 54 47 76 1,179
26 MACH 8 54 47 79 673
27 East Rio 54 41 85 1,058
28 North Tempe-College 53 43 61 1,712
29 Juniper Watson 50 37 85 767
30 Concord Village 50 44 60 823
31 Cole Park 50 38 57 1,634
32 Optimist Park Southwest 48 34 74 1,377
33 Estate la Colina 48 31 57 901
34 Optimist Park Northwest 47 34 64 1,060
35 Dava-Lakeshore 47 38 86 1,149
36 Optimist Park Northeast 46 32 58 1,260
37 Alta Mira 46 27 59 943
38 Scudder Park West 45 37 87 738
39 Warner Ranch 44 21 53 3,596
40 The Lakes 43 37 72 2,487
41 Carver Terrace 43 37 69 700
42 Galleria 41 38 83 812
43 Oasis at Anozira 41 36 75 762
44 Pepperwood 41 40 71 1,536
45 Camelot Village 40 35 75 684
46 Wood Park 40 42 72 1,105
47 Pepperwood Townhomes 39 34 58 878
48 Sierra Tempe 38 5 59 1,148
49 Evergreen 36 41 77 911
50 Optimist Park Southeast 34 31 59 837
51 Coventry Tempe 32 37 68 618
52 Shalimar 32 43 63 539
53 Tempe Royal Estates 31 40 73 1,030
54 Villagio at Tempe 28 39 71 1,013

Eating & Drinking

There are about 818 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Tempe.

People in Tempe can walk to an average of 6 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

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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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

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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

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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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