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Living in Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek has an average Walk Score of 39 with 64,173 residents.

Walnut Creek does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Walnut Creek neighborhoods are Downtown, Lower Lakewood and The Keys.

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Walk Score of Walnut Creek, CA

Walnut Creek is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Bonanza Street, Walnut creek, CA

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Civic Park, Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CA

Most errands require a car in Walnut Creek.

Walnut Creek Apartments for Rent

Walnut Creek Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 86 - 65 4,727
2 Lower Lakewood 52 - 54 2,414
3 The Keys 51 - 51 1,033
4 Diablo Shadows 50 - 68 764
5 Larkey Park Area 48 - 50 2,403
6 Carriage Square 43 - 70 1,868
7 Palos Verde Area 43 - 21 1,506
8 Bancroft Village 43 - 76 1,037
9 Woodlands 41 - 62 2,358
10 Estate of Walnut Creek 38 - 72 720
11 Rancho San Miguel 37 - 70 1,407
12 Scottsdale 36 - 77 1,610
13 San Marcos 36 - 26 676
14 Buena Vista Area 34 - 29 2,225
15 Rudgear Estates 34 - 12 699
16 Northgate 34 - 57 3,618
17 Diablo Hills 32 - 38 2,197
18 Lakewood Area 26 - 23 1,679
19 Carriage Hills 23 - 64 750
20 Walnut Walk 21 - 42 976
21 Rudgear Meadows 19 - 9 1,083
22 Brooktree North 18 - 49 974
23 Livorna Estates 12 - 10 860
24 Phesant Run 11 - 48 805

thumbnail for Bonanza Street, Walnut creek, CAThis iconic fountain is located in downtown Walnut Creek, California. It is called 'Fountaim Head,' created by sculptor Seyed Alavi. #downtown

Evelyn Pang
on Bonanza Street, Walnut creek, CA

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Trish Moore

East Bay Realtor. I live here, I work here, I thrive here. I believe the East bay is a perfect place to live. I am out and about in the East Bay daily and know Walnut Creek, Alameda, Oakland and the surrounding areas very well. Everything from Chiropractors, Homes for sale, to Food and Drink...feel free to ask questions.

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Windermere Bay Area Properties

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Alexander Kat Furniture & Hardwood Flooring

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Thurman Casey Memorial Library

Bike Score of Walnut Creek, CA

Walnut Creek is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Walnut Creek Library Foundation

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Broadway Plaza

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Shell Ridge Open Space

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Neiman Marcus

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Cinemark

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California Pizza Kitchen

thumbnail for Civic Park, Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CAThis small park is location right in the center of downtown Walnut Creek. It has a cute little gazebo and many trees. It is also the host for many organizations such as the Civic Arts organization. #downtown

Evelyn Pang
on Civic Park, Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CA

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Morucci's Si Mangia Bene

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Windermere Bay Area Properties

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Alexander Kat Furniture & Hardwood Flooring

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Thurman Casey Memorial Library

thumbnail for Walnut Creek Library FoundationThis fairly new library is a just stop for any reader. It's beautiful exterior and interior make it stand apart from any ordinary library. #downtown

Evelyn Pang
on Walnut Creek Library Foundation

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Bagel St Cafe

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The Atrium, Walnut Creek

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Home of Chicken and Waffles - Walnut Creek

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Broadway Plaza

thumbnail for EbarThe city of Walnut Creek provides a free bus that conveniently makes constant stops around downtown Walnut Creek. This line runs 7 days a week and ends at the local subway: BART. #downtown

Evelyn Pang
on Ebar

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