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Living in Downtown Santa Monica

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Santa Monica with 2,328 residents.

Downtown has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Wilshire-Montana, Ocean Park, Mid-City, North of Montana, Pico, Northeast Santa Monica and Sunset Park.

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91 Walk Score of Downtown, Santa Monica, CA

Downtown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Ocean / Santa Monica in Downtown, Santa Monica

Ocean / Santa Monica

Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

Daily errands do not require a car in Downtown Santa Monica.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Santa Monica with a Walk Score of 91.

Find apartments in Santa Monica's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Ocean Park and Mid-City.

Downtown Santa Monica Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Vintage at 425 Broadway in the Downtown area
from $2,402
Studio
Walk Score 94
Rental info for Citrus Suites in the Downtown area
from $4,251
1 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for 425 Broadway in the Downtown area
from $2,885
Studio
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Avalon Santa Monica on Main in the Downtown area
from $3,574
1 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for NMS 1539 Fourth in the Downtown area
from $3,095
Studio
Walk Score 94
Rental info for Pacific Ocean in the Downtown area
from $2,770
1 bed
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Living at Santa Monica in the Downtown area
from $2,457
Studio
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Criterion Promenade in the Downtown area
from $2,260
Studio
Walk Score 91

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Santa Monica neighborhoods.

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Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Downtown 91 79 77 2,328
2 Ocean Park 91 62 88 11,990
3 Mid-City 90 71 91 12,722

Eating & Drinking

There are about 239 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 38 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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79 Transit Score of Downtown, Santa Monica, CA

Downtown has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Downtown Santa Monica apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has excellent public transportation and about 18 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Neighborhood Guides

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Photo of Ocean / Santa Monica in Downtown, Santa Monica

Ocean / Santa Monica

Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

77 Bike Score of Downtown, Santa Monica, CA

Downtown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

Photo of Santa Monica Pier in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier

Photo of Santa Monica Pier in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier

Photo of Santa Monica Pier in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier

Photo of The Georgian Hotel in Downtown, Santa Monica

The Georgian Hotel

Photo of The Georgian Hotel in Downtown, Santa Monica

The Georgian Hotel

Photo of Third St LTD in Downtown, Santa Monica

Third St LTD

Photo of Ocean / Santa Monica in Downtown, Santa Monica

Ocean / Santa Monica

Photo of Ocean / Colorado in Downtown, Santa Monica

Ocean / Colorado

Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

Photo of Santa Monica Pier Museum in Downtown, Santa Monica

Santa Monica Pier Museum

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