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Living in Drake Des Moines

Drake is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Des Moines with 9,536 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: North of Grand, Carpenter, Woodland Heights, Drake Park, Martin - Hickman, Beaverdale and Ingersoll Park.

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Walk Score of Drake, Des Moines, IA

Drake is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Drake Des Moines.

Drake is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in Des Moines with a Walk Score of 63.

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

Drake Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Drake to other Des Moines neighborhoods.

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Population

10 East Village 65 45 60 1,773
11 Woodland Heights 64 37 51 1,747
12 Drake 63 36 46 9,536
13 River Bend 63 42 46 3,879
14 Highland Park 61 31 47 9,070

Eating & Drinking

There are about 36 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Drake.

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

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Bike Score of Drake, Des Moines, IA

Drake is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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