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Living in Ames

Ames has an average Walk Score of 40 with 58,965 residents.

Ames is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Ames neighborhoods are Westside N.A., South Campus Area and Oak-Riverside.

Nearby Apartments

40 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 Laverne in the Ames area
from $669
2 bed
Walk Score 27
Rental info for 210 Campus Avenue in the Ames area
$625
1 bed
Walk Score 72
Rental info for 1004 9th Street in the Ames area
$1,275
3 bed
Walk Score 64
Rental info for 216 Campus Avenue in the Ames area
$675
1 bed
Walk Score 72
Rental info for 1401 N Dakota in the Ames area
$1,125
3 bed
Walk Score 21
Rental info for 4112 Lincoln Swing in the Ames area
$625
2 bed
Walk Score 68
Rental info for 3121 Lincoln Way in the Ames area
$990
3 bed
Walk Score 70
Rental info for 230 Campus Ave in the Ames area
from $950
2 bed
Walk Score 65
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Ames Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Westside N.A. 66 - 72 638
2 South Campus Area 61 - 85 5,569
3 Oak-Riverside 59 - 84 746
4 Edwards 57 - 63 2,467
5 South Ames Business 57 - 61 2,062
6 Northeast 56 - 82 591
7 Meeker North 45 - 82 593
8 Somer Street 41 - 83 1,677
9 Mitchel 30 - 41 1,508
10 College Creek 26 - 48 2,312
11 Grand-Summit 26 - 70 622
12 Northridge 25 - 77 1,182
13 University Village 23 - 58 710
14 Ontario 16 - 44 1,363
15 Bloomington Heights 13 - 63 768
16 Gilbert 13 - 67 524
17 Sawyer West 11 - 33 2,097

Eating & Drinking

There are about 200 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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