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Living in University Park Denver

University Park is the 29th most walkable neighborhood in Denver with 7,491 residents.

University Park has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Cory-Merrill, Wellshire, University, University Hills, Virginia Village, Belcaro and Washington Park.

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Walk Score of University Park, Denver, CO

University Park is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Observatory Park

Photo of Observatory Park in University Park, Denver

Observatory Park

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in University Park Denver.

University Park is the 29th most walkable neighborhood in Denver with a Walk Score of 67.

Find apartments in Denver's most walkable neighborhoods: Capitol Hill, Downtown and Five Points.

University Park Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University Park to other Denver neighborhoods.

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Population

27 Barnum 69 43 70 6,045
28 Valverde 68 44 63 3,951
29 University Park 67 48 82 7,491
30 Virginia Village 67 44 62 12,567
31 Athmar Park 67 47 62 8,897

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 94 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University Park.

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

Restaurant Choices Map

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thumbnail for Observatory ParkDenver Parks & Recreation and Grow Local Colorado promoting local food, local community & local economy #UniversityPark

Emily Foos
on Observatory Park

Transit Score of University Park, Denver, CO

University Park has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find University Park Denver apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

University Park has some public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Neighborhood Guides

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Photo of Near E Iliff Ave & S Madison St in University Park, Denver

Near E Iliff Ave & S Madison St

Photo of Near Observatory Park in University Park, Denver

Near Observatory Park

Photo of Most Precious Blood School in University Park, Denver

Most Precious Blood School

Bike Score of University Park, Denver, CO

University Park is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in University Park

= Lowest Crime

University Park has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Denver average.

University Park Crime Rate

Compared to all Denver neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in University Park Denver?

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Photo of Near E Iliff Ave & S Madison St in University Park, Denver

Near E Iliff Ave & S Madison St

Photo of Near Observatory Park in University Park, Denver

Near Observatory Park

Photo of Most Precious Blood School in University Park, Denver

Most Precious Blood School

Photo of Most Precious Blood School in University Park, Denver

Most Precious Blood School

Photo of Near S University Blvd & E Iliff Ave in University Park, Denver

Near S University Blvd & E Iliff Ave

Photo of All Saints of Russia Orthodox Church in University Park, Denver

All Saints of Russia Orthodox Church

thumbnail for Most Precious Blood Catholic CommunityThe architectural design of this church's steeple along with its beautiful stained glass windows make it pretty unique #UniversityPark

Emily Foos
on Most Precious Blood Catholic Community

thumbnail for Chamberlin ObservatorySponsored by University of Denver's department of physics & astronomy #UniversityPark

Emily Foos
on Chamberlin Observatory

thumbnail for Observatory ParkLooking up through all of the trees (there are A LOT of them in this area!) #UniversityPark

Emily Foos
on Observatory Park

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