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Living in Downtown North Palo Alto

Downtown North is the 3rd 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.

Photo of The 3rd Door in Downtown North, Palo Alto

The 3rd Door

Photo of Cogswell Plaza in Downtown North, Palo Alto

Cogswell Plaza

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

Downtown North is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Palo Alto with a Walk Score of 85.

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

Downtown North Palo Alto Apartments for Rent

View all Downtown North apartments on a map.

Rental info for Mia Palo Alto in the Downtown North area
from $3,300
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Hawthorne in the Downtown North area
Contact
1 bed
Walk Score 86
Rental info for 211 E. Creek Drive in the Downtown North area
$5,950
4 bed
Walk Score 57
Rental info for 416 Fulton St - Bedroom 2 in the Downtown North area
$1,950
1 bed
Walk Score 78
Rental info for 360 Everett Avenue 3B in the Downtown North area
$5,450
2 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for 530 Webster St in the Downtown North area
from $3,200
1 bed
Walk Score 90
Rental info for 390 Everett Avenue 6 in the Downtown North area
$1,850
1 bed
Walk Score 84
Rental info for 171 Alma Street in the Downtown North area
$2,850
1 bed
Walk Score 86

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Downtown North Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown North to other Palo Alto neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 University South 86 43 - 3,612
2 Evergreen Park 86 48 - 2,085
3 Downtown North 85 46 - 3,277
4 Professorville 75 40 - 844
5 Charleston Gardens 72 34 - 1,081

Eating & Drinking

There are about 127 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown North.

People in Downtown North can walk to an average of 8 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.

icon for car shares in Downtown North

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

Photo of Johnson Park in Downtown North, Palo Alto

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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