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Living in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara has an average Walk Score of 61 with 88,410 residents.

Santa Barbara is somewhat bikeable.

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

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61 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 Fresh Fare

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 96 - 92 634
2 Lower State 92 - 99 519
3 Lower East 91 - 85 2,035
4 West Downtown 91 - 98 4,558
5 Milpas 86 - 76 2,441
6 Laguna 84 - 83 4,487
7 North State 78 - 72 1,756
8 Oak Park 77 - 87 7,866
9 Upper East 75 - 66 3,024
10 Rutherford Park 74 - 66 1,065
11 La Cumbre Park 73 - 66 626
12 Samarkand 68 - 71 2,614
13 West Beach 66 - 89 1,257
14 San Roque Parks 66 - 56 805
15 Eastside 66 - 65 7,337
16 East Beach 66 - 87 1,123
17 Westside 63 - 83 10,362
18 Lower West 60 - 91 4,034
19 West Mesa 54 - 57 2,213
20 Lower Riviera 52 - 37 2,601
21 Alta Mesa 46 - 47 5,833
22 Hitchcock 46 - 62 744
23 East Mesa 44 - 61 2,797
24 Hope 43 - 49 3,869
25 Santa Barabara Municipal Airport 21 - 74 545
26 Bel Air 20 - 34 1,396
27 Riviera 15 - 19 1,698
28 Hidden Valley 14 - 48 2,588
29 Eucalpytus Hill 13 - 32 1,793
30 Foothill 8 - 17 750
31 Campanil 6 - 18 889
32 Cielito 4 - 19 1,005

Eating & Drinking

There are about 580 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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Shoreline Beach Cafe

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Uptown Lounge

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Old Mission Santa Barbara

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Roosevelt Elementary School

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Mission Park

68 Bike Score of Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Old Mission Santa Barbara

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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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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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