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Living in Downtown Long Beach

Downtown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Long Beach with 19,300 residents.

Downtown has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Willmore City, Saint Mary, Bixby Park, Washington School, Franklin School, Central Long Beach and Southeast Wrigley.

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92 Walk Score of Downtown, Long Beach, CA

Downtown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of George's Greek Cafe in Downtown, Long Beach

George's Greek Cafe

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Long Beach Cafe

Daily errands do not require a car in Downtown Long Beach.

Downtown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Long Beach with a Walk Score of 92.

Find apartments in Long Beach's most walkable neighborhoods: Franklin School, Saint Mary and Downtown.

Downtown Long Beach Apartments for Rent

View all Downtown apartments on a map.

Rental info for 433 E. 3rd Street in the Downtown area
from $1,275
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for 446 Linden Ave. #2 in the Downtown area
$1,625
1 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for IMT Gallery 421 in the Downtown area
from $2,710
2 bed
Walk Score 94
Rental info for 326 E 8th Street in the Downtown area
from $1,150
Studio
Walk Score 95
Rental info for 545 Linden Ave. in the Downtown area
from $1,295
Studio
Walk Score 96
Rental info for 87 Lime Ave. #103 in the Downtown area
$1,395
Studio
Walk Score 96
Rental info for 530 Alamitos Avenue in the Downtown area
from $1,425
Studio
Walk Score 93
Rental info for The Current in the Downtown area
from $2,305
Studio
Walk Score 94

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Long Beach neighborhoods.

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Name

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Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Franklin School 93 59 85 12,528
2 Saint Mary 93 72 75 11,742
3 Downtown 92 77 84 19,300
4 Eastside 91 51 71 18,452
5 Belmont Shore 88 39 78 7,123

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 210 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 12 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of The Greenhouse Cafe in Downtown, Long Beach

The Greenhouse Cafe

Photo of Modica's Deli in Downtown, Long Beach

Modica's Deli

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thumbnail for George's Greek CafeServes delicious Greek favorites in a homey and welcoming atmosphere. Great service too. George himself often swings by to say hello. #patiobar Photo: George’s Greek Cafe

Kelley B.
on George's Greek Cafe

77 Transit Score of Downtown, Long Beach, CA

Downtown has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Downtown Long Beach apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has excellent public transportation and about 20 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Neighborhood Guides

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East Village

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East Village

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East Village

84 Bike Score of Downtown, Long Beach, CA

Downtown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Storeline in Downtown, Long Beach

Storeline

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East Village

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East Village

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East Village

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St. Mary's Court

Photo of The Lafayette Apartments in Downtown, Long Beach

The Lafayette Apartments

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1st Art Work

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Street Art

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Atlantic & Ocean

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Courtyard Long Beach Downtown

Photo of Shoreline Grill & Pub in Downtown, Long Beach

Shoreline Grill & Pub

Photo of Shenanigans Irish Pub & Grille in Downtown, Long Beach

Shenanigans Irish Pub & Grille

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Wheel Fun Rentals

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On The Boardwalk

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