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Living in Albany

Albany has an average Walk Score of 80 with 18,539 residents.

Albany has good public transportation.

The most walkable Albany neighborhoods are NOMAR, Garfield and East Washington.

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Walk Score of Albany, CA

Albany is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Albany Hill Park

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Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Albany.

Albany Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Behrens St & Fairmount Ave in the Albany area
2 bed
Walk Score 77
Rental info for 510 Evelyn Avenue in the Albany area
4 bed
Walk Score 87
Rental info for 848 San Carlos Ave - C in the Albany area
1 bed
Walk Score 78
Rental info for Premium Properties in the Albany area
2 bed
Walk Score 80
Rental info for 515 Kains Ave. - #3 in the Albany area
2 bed
Walk Score 89
Rental info for 815 Kains Avenue - Unit 1 in the Albany area
3 bed
Walk Score 85

Albany Neighborhoods




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1 NOMAR 90 51 - 894
2 Garfield 89 59 - 1,739
3 East Washington 87 53 - 1,031
4 West Washington 87 57 - 1,125
5 Lower Solano 86 55 - 914
6 Dartmouth 84 55 - 1,420
7 San Gabriel Triangle 83 57 - 601
8 Albany Terrace 82 53 - 1,505
9 SOMAR 79 52 - 892
10 Solano Hill 78 55 - 1,490
11 Hillside 74 57 - 2,397
12 Ocean View 73 54 - 3,107
13 East Shore 65 53 - 672

Eating & Drinking

There are about 149 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Albany.

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

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Transit Score of Albany, CA

Albany has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Albany apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Albany has good public transportation and about 9 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

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Albany has about 3 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides and Getaround.

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Five Little Monkeys

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Albany Aquatic Center

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New Brighton Place Apartments

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As You Wish Frozen Yogurt - Albany, CA

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