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Living in Boulder

Boulder has an average Walk Score of 58 with 97,385 residents.

Boulder has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

The most walkable Boulder neighborhoods are Whittier, Goss - Grove and University Hill.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Boulder, CO

Boulder is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Sanitas Trailhead

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Foolish Craig's Cafe

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Boulder.

Boulder Apartments for Rent

View all Boulder apartments on a map.

Rental info for Glenlake Apartments in the Boulder area
from $1,292
Studio
Walk Score 78
Rental info for Two Nine North in the Boulder area
from $2,170
1 bed
Walk Score 64
Rental info for Boulder Creek Apartments in the Boulder area
from $1,397
Studio
Walk Score 78
Rental info for Coronado Apartments in the Boulder area
from $1,290
1 bed
Walk Score 44
Rental info for Violet on Broadway in the Boulder area
from $1,535
Studio
Walk Score 69
Rental info for 17Walnut in the Boulder area
from $2,082
1 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Uptown Broadway Apartments in the Boulder area
from $1,591
1 bed
Walk Score 70
Rental info for Verdant Apartment Homes in the Boulder area
from $1,640
1 bed
Walk Score 55

Boulder Neighborhoods

Rank

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Walk Score

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Bike Score

Population

1 Whittier 89 59 98 4,918
2 Goss - Grove 89 63 100 1,783
3 University Hill 84 62 90 4,793
4 Mapleton Hill 84 59 92 1,133
5 Downtown 82 59 93 1,210
6 Glenwood Grove - North Iris 71 44 97 6,486
7 Old North Boulder 69 46 94 3,773
8 Lower Chautauqua 67 59 87 1,956
9 Lower Arapahoe 67 58 85 1,509
10 Interurban Park 66 58 89 814
11 Baseline Sub 61 54 94 6,583
12 North Broadway - Holiday 61 39 86 1,414
13 Newlands 59 44 83 4,448
14 Melody Heights 57 41 82 1,067
15 Parkside 57 43 90 883
16 Martin Acres 57 53 93 6,848
17 Wonderland Lake 55 39 85 774
18 Rural North Boulder 51 38 84 4,339
19 Arapahoe Ridge 49 41 94 2,330
20 Highland Park 49 49 76 2,305
21 Wonderland Hills 49 37 77 1,461
22 Table Mesa 48 45 86 3,688
23 Winding Trail 48 40 90 664
24 Frasier Meadows 46 44 92 2,452
25 Dakota Ridge - Northbriar 46 39 77 1,352
26 Flagstaff 45 49 69 1,224
27 Park East 43 40 89 2,444
28 Noble Park 41 35 89 1,158
29 Keewayden 37 45 86 3,790
30 Meadow Glen 26 32 79 637
31 Four Mile Creek 22 33 63 927
32 Devil's Thumb - Rolling Hills 18 38 56 3,186

Eating & Drinking

There are about 489 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Boulder.

People in Boulder can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of The Attic Bar and Bistro in Boulder

The Attic Bar and Bistro

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Brasserie Ten Ten

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thumbnail for Devil's Thumb SubdivisionNorth entrance to one of Boulder's premier neighborhoods in Boulder. Flatirons views for many of the properties. Great schools. Quality living.

Lenny Maiocco
on Devil's Thumb Subdivision

Transit Score of Boulder, CO

Boulder has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Boulder apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Boulder has some public transportation and about 29 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

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Boulder has about 6 car shares from RelayRides.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Boulder? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

Lenny Maiocco

A resident of Boulder County since 1984, Lenny Maiocco has sold a variety of downtown and rural properties; from single family homes and townhomes, to lofts and condominiums since 2003. He and his wife have raised their family here, and therefore can relate to the challenges families face when making real estate changes. His local knowledge, relationships, and experience go a long way in navigating Boulder County's intricate real estate market. Choosing the Right Realtor DOES Make a Difference!

Ask Lenny about Boulder

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Boulder Mac Repair

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Shanahan Ridge Park

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The Attic Bar and Bistro

Bike Score of Boulder, CO

Boulder is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Boulder B-cycle.

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Sanitas Trailhead

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Boulder Mac Repair

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Shanahan Ridge Park

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Tahona

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Chautauqua Park

Photo of Chautauqua Park in Boulder

Chautauqua Park

thumbnail for Boulder CafeSituated at the corner of the pedestrian mall and 13th in a historical building is the original Boulder Cafe. Enjoy street performers or just people watching on their mall side patio.

Lenny Maiocco
on Boulder Cafe

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Chautauqua Park

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Folsom Stadium

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Ideal Market

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Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery

thumbnail for Boulder Book Store3 Floors & 150,000+ books since 1973. If they don't have it they can find it.

Lenny Maiocco
on Boulder Book Store

Boulder is Talking About...

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Photo of Trattoria On Pearl in Boulder

Trattoria On Pearl

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Amante Walnut

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Sanitas Trailhead

thumbnail for Foolish Craig's CafeAround since 1998, Foolish Craig's is still kicking out 'made to order' breakfast and lunch specials. Featured on the Food Network.

Lenny Maiocco
on Foolish Craig's Cafe

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