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Living in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara has an average Walk Score of 62 with 88,410 residents.

Santa Barbara is very bikeable.

The most walkable Santa Barbara neighborhoods are Downtown, Lower State and West Downtown.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Channel View Apartments, Santa Barbara, CA

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Ralphs

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Santa Barbara.

Santa Barbara Apartments for Rent

Santa Barbara Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 97 - 97 634
2 Lower State 93 - 98 519
3 West Downtown 92 - 99 4,558
4 Lower East 87 - 96 2,035
5 Laguna 84 - 84 4,487
6 Milpas 81 - 90 2,441
7 Oak Park 80 - 95 7,866
8 Upper East 78 - 79 3,024
9 North State 76 - 79 1,756
10 West Beach 72 - 91 1,257
11 La Cumbre Park 71 - 81 626
12 Rutherford Park 69 - 77 1,065
13 Lower West 69 - 82 4,034
14 Samarkand 68 - 86 2,614
15 Westside 65 - 87 10,362
16 San Roque Parks 65 - 68 805
17 East Beach 63 - 89 1,123
18 Eastside 63 - 71 7,337
19 Lower Riviera 57 - 45 2,601
20 West Mesa 52 - 61 2,213
21 Alta Mesa 50 - 59 5,833
22 East Mesa 49 - 72 2,797
23 Hope 44 - 57 3,869
24 Hitchcock 38 - 68 744
25 Bel Air 22 - 49 1,396
26 Hidden Valley 20 - 48 2,588
27 Riviera 19 - 18 1,698
28 Santa Barabara Municipal Airport 14 - 31 545
29 Eucalpytus Hill 14 - 21 1,793
30 Foothill 10 - 18 750
31 Campanil 9 - 26 889
32 Cielito 8 - 5 1,005

Eating & Drinking

There are about 492 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Santa Barbara.

People in Santa Barbara can walk to an average of 0.4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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The Palace Grill

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Uptown Lounge

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Santa Barbara has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

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Roosevelt Elementary School

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Mission Park

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The Palace Grill

Bike Score of Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Seafood Festival

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Cabrillo Pavilion Arts Center

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Roosevelt Elementary School

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Mission Park

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Peabody Elementary School

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Museum of Natural History Santa Barbara

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Shoreline Beach Cafe

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Santa Barbara Senior High School

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Elings Park

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Rainbow Arch

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Stearns Wharf

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Sunken Gardens

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