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Living in Downtown Walnut Creek

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Walnut Creek with 4,727 residents.

Downtown is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: The Keys, Lower Lakewood, Diablo Hills, San Marcos, Buena Vista Area, Lakewood Area and Larkey Park Area.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Walnut Creek, CA

Downtown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Bonanza Street, Walnut creek, CA in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Bonanza Street, Walnut creek, CA

Photo of Civic Park, Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CA in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Civic Park, Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, CA

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown Walnut Creek.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Walnut Creek with a Walk Score of 86.

Find apartments in Walnut Creek's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Lower Lakewood and The Keys.

Downtown Walnut Creek Apartments for Rent

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Walnut Creek neighborhoods.

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Name

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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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 190 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 16 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Ebar in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Ebar

Photo of Home of Chicken and Waffles - Walnut Creek in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Home of Chicken and Waffles - Walnut Creek

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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

Bike Score of Downtown, Walnut Creek, CA

Downtown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Shell Ridge Open Space in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Shell Ridge Open Space

Photo of Neiman Marcus in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Neiman Marcus

Photo of Cinemark in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Cinemark

Photo of Windermere Bay Area Properties in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Windermere Bay Area Properties

Photo of The Atrium, Walnut Creek in Downtown, Walnut Creek

The Atrium, Walnut Creek

Photo of Mr. Pickle's Sandwich Shop in Downtown, Walnut Creek

Mr. Pickle's Sandwich Shop

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

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

thumbnail for Shell Ridge Open SpaceThe Shell Ridge Open Space is a beautiful area of land perfect for a hike or other recreational activity. Such a huge and peaceful grassland can be hard to come by in the bustling Bay Area. #openspace

Evelyn Pang
on Shell Ridge Open Space

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