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Living in Ames

Ames has an average Walk Score of 43 with 58,965 residents.

Ames is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Ames neighborhoods are Westside N.A., Northeast and South Campus Area.

Nearby Apartments

43 Walk Score of Ames, IA

Ames is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Ames.

Ames Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Prairie West in the Ames area
from $972
2 bed
Walk Score 43
Rental info for 1536 Little Bluestem - 31 in the Ames area
$1,090
3 bed
Walk Score 13
Rental info for 216/224 S. Kellogg 219 S. Sherman in the Ames area
from $800
Rental info for 145 N. Hyland in the Ames area
$1,100
2 bed
Walk Score 72
Rental info for 3106 West St in the Ames area
$1,095
3 bed
Walk Score 74
Rental info for 428 S 4th St in the Ames area
from $1,195
4 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for 2006 McCarthy Rd in the Ames area
$650
1 bed
Walk Score 22
Rental info for 205 Beach in the Ames area
from $965
1 bed
Walk Score 50
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Ames Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Westside N.A. 68 - 70 638
2 Northeast 65 - 82 591
3 South Campus Area 62 - 82 5,569
4 Edwards 60 - 63 2,467
5 Oak-Riverside 58 - 86 746
6 South Ames Business 57 - 69 2,062
7 Meeker North 51 - 79 593
8 Somer Street 43 - 82 1,677
9 College Creek 32 - 49 2,312
10 Grand-Summit 30 - 69 622
11 Northridge 27 - 75 1,182
12 University Village 24 - 61 710
13 Mitchel 21 - 47 1,508
14 Gilbert 20 - 63 524
15 Ontario 18 - 47 1,363
16 Bloomington Heights 18 - 56 768
17 Sawyer West 17 - 37 2,097

Eating & Drinking

There are about 156 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Ames.

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

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68 Bike Score of Ames, IA

Ames is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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