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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.

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East Village

Photo of East Village in Downtown, Long Beach

East Village

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

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Rental info for 530 Alamitos Avenue Unit 26 in the Downtown area
$1,525
Studio
Walk Score 92
Rental info for AMLI Park Broadway in the Downtown area
from $2,158
Studio
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Volta on Pine in the Downtown area
from $2,040
Studio
Walk Score 97
Rental info for The Crest in the Downtown area
from $2,350
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Griffis Pine Avenue D216 in the Downtown area
from $2,426
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for IMT Gallery 421 in the Downtown area
from $2,270
1 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for Avana on Pine in the Downtown area
from $2,093
1 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for 442 Residences in the Downtown area
from $2,056
Studio
Walk Score 84

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Long Beach neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

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 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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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 22 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

Photo of St. Mary's Court in Downtown, Long Beach

St. Mary's Court

Photo of East Village in Downtown, Long Beach

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 East Village in Downtown, Long Beach

East Village

Photo of St. Mary's Court in Downtown, Long Beach

St. Mary's Court

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209 Linden Ave.

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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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Pelican Pier Pavillion

Photo of City View, 9th Floor Studio at Historic Cooper ... in Downtown, Long Beach

City View, 9th Floor Studio at Historic Cooper ...

Photo of Tequila Jack's Restaurant and Cantina in Downtown, Long Beach

Tequila Jack's Restaurant and Cantina

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