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Living in San Rafael

San Rafael has an average Walk Score of 50 with 57,713 residents.

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

The most walkable San Rafael neighborhoods are Downtown, Montecito-Happy Valley and Canal.

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Walk Score of San Rafael, CA

San Rafael is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Thursday Civic Center Farmers Market in San Rafael

Thursday Civic Center Farmers Market

Photo of Thursday Civic Center Farmers Market in San Rafael

Thursday Civic Center Farmers Market

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in San Rafael.

San Rafael Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for eaves San Rafael in the San Rafael area
from $2,440
1 bed
Walk Score 27
Rental info for Deer Valley in the San Rafael area
from $2,555
1 bed
Walk Score 32
Rental info for Rafael Town Center in the San Rafael area
from $2,131
Studio
Walk Score 83
Rental info for 33 North in the San Rafael area
from $3,215
1 bed
Walk Score 47
Rental info for The Lofts at Albert Park in the San Rafael area
from $2,264
Studio
Walk Score 84
Rental info for Larkspur Courts in the San Rafael area
from $3,282
1 bed
Walk Score 47
Rental info for Park Hill in the San Rafael area
from $1,850
1 bed
Walk Score 13
Rental info for McInnis Park in the San Rafael area
from $2,575
2 bed
Walk Score 26

San Rafael Neighborhoods

Rank

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Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Downtown 92 57 72 2,220
2 Montecito-Happy Valley 73 56 72 2,118
3 Canal 68 47 66 11,187
4 Canal Waterfront 67 53 75 954
5 Gerstle Park 67 47 41 3,873
6 Picnic Valley 63 49 42 1,189
7 West End 62 39 35 1,744
8 Bert Harte 49 44 42 1,810
9 Terra Linda 47 35 39 8,834
10 Civic Center 47 44 38 2,246
11 Lincoln-San Rafael Hill 46 51 60 2,771
12 Sun Valley 45 35 37 2,788
13 North San Rafael Commercial Center 39 42 27 1,816
14 Fairhills 34 43 30 768
15 Domincan-Black Canyon 27 41 37 2,599
16 Mont Marin-San Rafael Park 26 33 28 1,694
17 Loch Lomond 13 2 17 1,101
18 Glenwood 11 - 11 1,635
19 Peacock Gap 8 - 17 1,999

Eating & Drinking

There are about 240 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in San Rafael.

People in San Rafael can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of San Rafael, CA

San Rafael has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find San Rafael apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

San Rafael has some public transportation and about 18 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of San Rafael, CA

San Rafael is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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