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Living in San Rafael

San Rafael has an average Walk Score of 51 with 57,713 residents.

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

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San Rafael is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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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 Lofts at Albert Park, The in the San Rafael area
from $1,664
Studio
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Woodlark Residences in the San Rafael area
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1 bed
Walk Score 46
Rental info for eaves San Rafael in the San Rafael area
from $2,130
Studio
Walk Score 33
Rental info for Larkspur Courts in the San Rafael area
from $2,645
1 bed
Walk Score 45
Rental info for 33 North in the San Rafael area
from $2,500
1 bed
Walk Score 60
Rental info for Terra Linda Manor in the San Rafael area
$1,500
Studio
Walk Score 72
Rental info for Highlands of Marin in the San Rafael area
$1,760
1 bed
Walk Score 41
Rental info for Marin Gardens in the San Rafael area
from $1,800
1 bed
Walk Score 62

San Rafael Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 93 49 - 2,220
2 Montecito-Happy Valley 73 49 - 2,118
3 Canal Waterfront 64 45 - 954
4 Canal 64 35 - 11,187
5 Gerstle Park 61 41 - 3,873
6 Picnic Valley 60 42 - 1,189
7 West End 58 32 - 1,744
8 Bert Harte 48 37 - 1,810
9 Civic Center 45 39 - 2,246
10 Terra Linda 45 31 - 8,834
11 Lincoln-San Rafael Hill 45 45 - 2,771
12 Sun Valley 44 10 - 2,788
13 North San Rafael Commercial Center 40 37 - 1,816
14 Fairhills 37 38 - 768
15 Domincan-Black Canyon 29 35 - 2,599
16 Mont Marin-San Rafael Park 29 29 - 1,694
17 Loch Lomond 19 0 - 1,101
18 Glenwood 11 - - 1,635
19 Peacock Gap 8 - - 1,999

Eating & Drinking

There are about 226 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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San Rafael has about 2 car shares from RelayRides.

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