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Living in Downtown North Palo Alto

Downtown North is the 2nd 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 Au Revoir in Downtown North, Palo Alto

Au Revoir

Photo of Vino Locale in Downtown North, Palo Alto

Vino Locale

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

Downtown North is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Palo Alto with a Walk Score of 84.

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

Downtown North Palo Alto Apartments for Rent

View all Downtown North apartments on a map.

Rental info for The Mia Palo Alto in the Downtown North area
from $2,500
Studio
Walk Score 79
Rental info for 219 Ramona Street in the Downtown North area
from $2,300
Studio
Walk Score 84
Rental info for 257 Ramona Street 257 in the Downtown North area
$2,200
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for 530 Webster St - 13 in the Downtown North area
$2,500
Studio
Walk Score 85

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 Evergreen Park 85 48 - 2,085
2 Downtown North 84 46 - 3,277
3 University South 84 43 - 3,612
4 Professorville 75 40 - 844

Eating & Drinking

There are about 128 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.

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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