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Living in Sarasota

Sarasota has an average Walk Score of 53 with 51,917 residents.

Sarasota has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Sarasota neighborhoods are Main Street Merchants, Gillespie Park and Rosemary District.

Nearby Apartments

53 Walk Score of Sarasota, FL

Sarasota is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Island Park Dr

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Gator Club The

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Sarasota.

Sarasota Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 1840 Morrill St. #208 208 in the Sarasota area
$1,700
2 bed
Walk Score 86
Rental info for Hunters Glen in the Sarasota area
from $1,150
Studio
Walk Score 57
Rental info for North Washington in the Sarasota area
Contact
1 bed
Walk Score 62
Rental info for CitySide in the Sarasota area
from $1,421
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Timber Chase At Sarasota Bay in the Sarasota area
from $1,310
Rental info for 1800 Benjamin Franklin Dr in the Sarasota area
$7,000
3 bed
Walk Score 14
Rental info for 1300 Benjamin Franklin Drive in the Sarasota area
$26,000
Rental info for 845 Benjamin Franklin Dr., #206 in the Sarasota area
$1,995

Sarasota Neighborhoods

Rank

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Name

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Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Main Street Merchants 93 48 72 1,496
2 Gillespie Park 88 48 74 1,329
3 Rosemary District 88 48 72 1,651
4 Laurel Park 86 47 68 1,052
5 Central Cocoanut 65 38 70 1,705
6 Hudson Bayou 62 33 55 766
7 Arlington Park 57 32 52 3,060
8 Alta Vista 46 32 50 932
9 Bellevue Terrace 38 30 52 713
10 Lido Key 31 23 54 1,102
11 Oakwood Manor 18 31 45 819

Eating & Drinking

There are about 306 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Sarasota.

People in Sarasota can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Station 400

Photo of Mattison's City Grille in Sarasota

Mattison's City Grille

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thumbnail for Island Park DrPicturesque views of the Gulf of Mexico merged with bustling Bayfront Dr. #Downtown Sarasota

Steven R. Mulder
on Island Park Dr

35 Transit Score of Sarasota, FL

Sarasota has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Sarasota has some public transportation and about 13 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

Neighborhood Guides

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Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

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Smokin' Joes Pub

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Mattison's City Grille

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Station 400

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The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

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Marina Jack Restaurant

59 Bike Score of Sarasota, FL

Sarasota is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

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Smokin' Joes Pub

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The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

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Island Park

Photo of Island Park in Sarasota

Island Park

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Sarasota Chakl Festival

thumbnail for Gator Club TheGreat, vibrant nightspot with infamous upstairs Cigar Bar. #Downtown Sarasota

Steven R. Mulder
on Gator Club The

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eat here Sarasota

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Television Media Group

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Half Shell Oyster House

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Marina Jack Restaurant

thumbnail for Marie Selby Botanical GardensBeautiful Garden with very unique Flowers and Foliage. This is a Red Silk Cotton Tree over looking the water. #Downtown Sarasota

Steven R. Mulder
on Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Sarasota is Talking About...

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Marina Jack Restaurant

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Bird Key Yacht Club

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Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Beautiful park with bike paths, walking paths, a pond with a fountain, free public tennis courts with lights, an outdoor basketball court, a playground and picnic tables. Also a giant swimming pool, weight room and indoor basketball court for $4 a day.

Peter Dunn
on Arlington Park and Aquatic Complex

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