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Living in Berkeley

Berkeley has an average Walk Score of 81 with 112,580 residents.

Berkeley has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

The most walkable Berkeley neighborhoods are Downtown, Southside and North Berkeley.

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Walk Score of Berkeley, CA

Berkeley is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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King Park, Berkeley CA

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La Farine Bakery

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Berkeley.

Berkeley Apartments for Rent

Berkeley Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 96 69 98 5,285
2 Southside 93 63 93 10,929
3 North Berkeley 89 60 93 7,812
4 South Berkeley 86 62 99 17,628
5 Northside 85 58 80 5,238
6 Central Berkeley 85 66 99 7,838
7 West Berkeley 84 57 99 23,556
8 Northbrae 80 45 89 2,153
9 Thousand Oaks 71 36 66 4,128
10 Panoramic Hill 64 52 69 2,795
11 University of California-Berkeley 56 52 61 930
12 Southampton 42 36 54 4,166
13 Cragmont 30 33 53 2,606

Eating & Drinking

There are about 675 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Berkeley.

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

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thumbnail for Monterey MarketAll about fresh fruit and vegetables. Big variety of locally grown, organic produce. Always good. Most fun to shop for pumpkins around Halloween.

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Transit Score of Berkeley, CA

Berkeley has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Berkeley has good public transportation and about 21 bus, 1 rail and 2 subway lines.

Transit Time

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

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Berkeley has about 90 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

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King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

Photo of King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA in Berkeley

King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

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King Park, Berkeley CA

Bike Score of Berkeley, CA

Berkeley is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA in Berkeley

King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

Photo of King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA in Berkeley

King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

Photo of King Park, Berkeley CA in Berkeley

King Park, Berkeley CA

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Country Cheese Coffee Market, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

Photo of Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA in Berkeley

Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

Photo of Monterey Market in Berkeley

Monterey Market

Photo of Monterey Market in Berkeley

Monterey Market

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La Farine Bakery

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Five Star Video

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Martin Luther King Middle School, Rose Street, Berkeley, CA

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Martin Luther King Middle School, Rose Street, Berkeley, CA

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King Pool, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

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Monterey Fish Market, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

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King Park Tennis Courts

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