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Living in Capitol East Des Moines

Capitol East is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Des Moines with 2,599 residents.

Capitol East has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Martin Luther King Jr. Park, East Village, Capitol Park, Chesterfield, Fairground, McKinley School - Columbus Park and Union Park.

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65 Walk Score of Capitol East, Des Moines, IA

Capitol East is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Capitol East Des Moines.

Capitol East is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Des Moines with a Walk Score of 65.

Find apartments in Des Moines's most walkable neighborhoods: Carpenter, Drake Park and Downtown.

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Capitol East Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Capitol East to other Des Moines neighborhoods.

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Population

9 River Bend 66 42 51 3,879
10 Cheatom Park 65 52 46 1,106
11 Capitol East 65 40 46 2,599
12 East Village 65 45 60 1,773
13 King-Irving Park 64 45 51 2,405

Eating & Drinking

There are about 25 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Capitol East.

People in Capitol East can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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46 Bike Score of Capitol East, Des Moines, IA

Capitol East is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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