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Living in Downtown North Palo Alto

Downtown North is the most walkable neighborhood in Palo Alto with 3,277 residents.

Downtown North has some public transportation.

Nearby neighborhoods: University South, Professorville, Crescent Park, Community Center, Southgate, Old Palo Alto and Evergreen Park.

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Walk Score of Downtown North, Palo Alto, CA

Downtown North is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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The 3rd Door

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Cogswell Plaza

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown North Palo Alto.

Downtown North is the most walkable neighborhood in Palo Alto with a Walk Score of 85.

Find apartments in Palo Alto's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown North, Evergreen Park and University South.

Downtown North Palo Alto Apartments for Rent

Downtown North Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown North to other Palo Alto neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown North 85 46 - 3,277
2 Evergreen Park 84 48 - 2,085
3 University South 84 43 - 3,612

Eating & Drinking

There are about 104 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown North.

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

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thumbnail for The 3rd DoorThis hip cafe restaurant is attached to its own gym. However, you don’t have to be a member to enjoy their fresh, organic and locally produced menu. Stop in for a healthy lunch or step up and get your fitness on in their gym facility. #patiobar #sidewalkcafe #gym Photo: The 3rd Door

Walk Score Team
on The 3rd Door

Transit Score of Downtown North, Palo Alto, CA

Downtown North has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Downtown North Palo Alto apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown North has some public transportation and about 1 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Downtown North has about 2 car shares from RelayRides and Getaround.

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Johnson Park

Photo of Au Revoir in Downtown North, Palo Alto

Au Revoir

thumbnail for Johnson ParkMid-February is an excellent time for a pickup game of beach volleyball at the Johnson Park in sunny Palo Alto.

Tony T.
on Johnson Park

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