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Living in Berkeley

Berkeley has an average Walk Score of 83 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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83 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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Country Cheese Coffee Market, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Berkeley.

Berkeley Apartments for Rent

View all Berkeley apartments on a map.

Rental info for Varsity Berkeley in the Berkeley area
from $2,704
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Avalon Berkeley in the Berkeley area
from $2,385
Studio
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Bachenheimer in the Berkeley area
from $2,740
1 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for The Courtyards at 65th Street in the Berkeley area
from $2,236
Rental info for Fourth and U in the Berkeley area
from $2,362
1 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Metro 510 in the Berkeley area
from $2,330
Studio
Walk Score 95
Rental info for 2240 Blake Street in the Berkeley area
from $2,095
1 bed
Walk Score 94
Rental info for 2535 Ellsworth St. in the Berkeley area
$2,395
2 bed
Walk Score 96

Berkeley Neighborhoods

Rank

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Population

1 Downtown 97 70 96 5,285
2 Southside 95 64 85 10,929
3 North Berkeley 91 62 90 7,812
4 South Berkeley 89 64 96 17,628
5 Central Berkeley 88 67 98 7,838
6 West Berkeley 87 61 96 23,556
7 Northside 85 62 63 5,238
8 Northbrae 84 49 84 2,153
9 Thousand Oaks 81 45 55 4,128
10 Panoramic Hill 66 55 50 2,795
11 University of California-Berkeley 53 53 37 930
12 Southampton 37 39 35 4,166
13 Cragmont 29 35 26 2,606

Eating & Drinking

There are about 688 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 FoodsAll 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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on Monterey Foods

59 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 22 bus, 1 rail, 4 subway and 1 ferry lines.

Transit Time

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

Neighborhood Guides

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King Park, Berkeley CA

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Country Cheese Coffee Market, Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

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Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

82 Bike Score of Berkeley, CA

Berkeley is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Hopkins Street, Berkeley, CA

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Monterey Foods

Photo of Monterey Foods in Berkeley

Monterey Foods

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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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King Park Tennis Courts

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Berkeley Horticultural Nursery, McGee Avenue, Berkeley, CA

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Telegraph Avenue Merchants

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