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Living in Gainesville

Gainesville has an average Walk Score of 34 with 124,354 residents.

Gainesville is very bikeable.

The most walkable Gainesville neighborhoods are Pleasant Street, Fifth Avenue and Duckpond.

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Gainesville is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Gainesville.

Gainesville Apartments for Rent

Gainesville Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Pleasant Street 82 - 100 747
2 Fifth Avenue 76 - 99 1,487
3 Duckpond 69 - 97 1,676
4 Oakview 67 - 97 808
5 Springhill 59 - 93 677
6 University Park 56 - 92 4,192
7 Northeast Neighbors 48 - 91 661
8 Stephen Foster 46 - 65 1,562
9 Sugarfoot 37 - 68 731
10 Duval - Eagle Eyes Crime Watch 33 - 70 2,514
11 Suburban Heights 32 - 61 1,106
12 Hazel Heights 26 - 50 1,534
13 Westmoreland 24 - 64 538
14 Highland Court Manor 21 - 67 2,262
15 Springtree 16 - 53 1,015
16 Forest Ridge 5 - 53 571

Eating & Drinking

There are about 514 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Gainesville.

People in Gainesville can walk to an average of 0.3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Gainesville has about 6 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Gainesville, FL

Gainesville is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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