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Living in Novato

Novato has an average Walk Score of 36 with 51,904 residents.

Novato has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Novato neighborhoods are Central Novato, Southwest Novato and Midwest Novato.

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36 Walk Score of Novato, CA

Novato is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Novato.

Novato Apartments for Rent

Novato Neighborhoods




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1 Central Novato 60 37 51 12,081
2 Southwest Novato 39 33 29 8,905
3 Midwest Novato 33 33 30 9,403
4 Northwest Novato 29 21 37 6,470
5 Southeast Novato 22 27 30 8,673
6 West Novato 21 15 27 6,695
7 Northeast Novato 11 19 17 4,656

Eating & Drinking

There are about 107 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Novato.

People in Novato can walk to an average of 0.5 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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30 Transit Score of Novato, CA

Novato has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Novato apartments for rent on Redfin.

Public Transit Routes

Novato has some public transportation and about 5 bus and 1 rail lines.

Transit Time

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

37 Bike Score of Novato, CA

Novato is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.


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