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Living in Lexington-Fayette

Lexington-Fayette has an average Walk Score of 34 with 295,803 residents.

Lexington-Fayette does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Lexington-Fayette neighborhoods are Downtown, Historic South Hill and Aylesford Place-Woodland Park.

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Walk Score of Lexington-Fayette, KY

Lexington-Fayette is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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North Lime Coffee & Donuts

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Green Lantern

Most errands require a car in Lexington-Fayette.

Lexington-Fayette Apartments for Rent

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Lexington-Fayette Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 93 58 96 901
2 Historic South Hill 87 60 94 799
3 Aylesford Place-Woodland Park 85 54 89 3,533
4 Columbia Heights 81 48 84 765
5 North Upper Street 78 46 82 2,374
6 Ashland Park 77 38 78 659
7 Ohio-Chestnut Street 74 45 79 723
8 Eastside 70 40 77 952
9 South Broadway Park 68 51 75 1,036
10 Hollywood - Mt. Vernon 66 38 73 856
11 Deerfield 63 31 56 877
12 University of Kentucky 62 50 79 8,121
13 North Elizabeth Street 61 47 68 1,247
14 Castlewood 60 34 58 1,337
15 Rosemill 58 31 56 796
16 Chevy Chase 58 32 67 1,421
17 Zandale 57 27 52 833
18 Picadome 56 36 55 2,041
19 Ashland 53 34 72 910
20 Georgetown 50 32 59 2,043
21 Gardenside 49 21 47 759
22 Hill N Dale 48 30 53 1,070
23 Meadows-Loudon 48 30 47 1,627
24 Southern Heights 46 38 45 597
25 St. Martins Village 44 31 44 844
26 Kenwick 43 35 66 1,605
27 Skycrest 41 30 46 778
28 Idle Hour Neighbors 41 34 51 1,036
29 Lansdowne Merrick 39 23 37 2,040
30 Elizabeth Street 38 40 54 762
31 Calumet 38 26 44 1,177
32 West Gardenside 37 24 40 696
33 Gainesway 35 25 34 1,935
34 Monticello 35 24 51 1,251
35 Lansdowne 34 26 44 2,589
36 Garden Springs 33 29 46 3,787
37 Cardinal Valley 32 31 42 3,008
38 Southeastern Hills 31 27 35 3,436
39 Fairway 29 34 59 687
40 Open Gates 29 27 42 1,657
41 Rabbit Run - Stonewall Woods 29 25 38 1,544
42 Andover Forest 29 6 47 1,328
43 Liberty Area 28 31 41 8,099
44 Shriners 28 29 51 1,258
45 Bryan Station 27 23 41 5,482
46 Tates Creek 27 25 34 3,200
47 Harrods Hill 26 27 35 1,649
48 Dogwood Trace 25 - 31 1,054
49 Eastland Parkway 24 30 33 5,035
50 Beaumont Residential 23 20 45 4,008
51 Wyndham Hills 23 1 31 2,581
52 Seven Parks 23 39 42 587
53 Pickway Korner 22 25 30 837
54 Waterford 21 2 27 1,150
55 Plantation 21 0 29 1,542
56 Palomar 20 18 28 1,500
57 Stonewall Community 18 7 36 2,269
58 South Point 17 - 27 1,455
59 Firebrook 16 - 27 1,555
60 Andover Hills 11 - 28 1,738
61 Copperfield 9 - 25 1,138
62 Clemens Heights - Clemens Grove 8 - 24 589

Eating & Drinking

There are about 813 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Lexington-Fayette.

People in Lexington-Fayette can walk to an average of 0.6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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West Sixth Brewing

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Arcadium Bar

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thumbnail for North Lime Coffee & DonutsBest donuts in town! Coffee beans are locally roasted for this terrific business in the heart of the NoLi neighborhood!

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on North Lime Coffee & Donuts

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Lexington-Fayette has about 7 car shares from RelayRides and Hertz On Demand.

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North Lime Coffee & Donuts

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Green Lantern

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West Sixth Brewing

Bike Score of Lexington-Fayette, KY

Lexington-Fayette is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Lexington Traditional Magnet

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Mulberry Hill Historic District

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Patterson Cabin

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Old Morrison

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Limestone @ Sixth

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Bike Rack

thumbnail for Green LanternLaissez les bons temps rouler! This historic building feels straight out of New Orleans and the bar inside is of local legend.

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on Green Lantern

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County Club, Lexington, KY

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Vogt Reel Fire House

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Gainesway Trail

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Gainesway Pond

thumbnail for West Sixth BrewingOne of several breweries in Lexington, this is Lexington's oldest. (Even though it opened in 2012!) They give back to the community and to non-profits and are an asset to Lexington. Also, be sure to check out their yoga, running, and cycling groups!

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on West Sixth Brewing

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Gainesway playground

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Gainesway Park

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Duncan Park

thumbnail for Lexington Traditional MagnetMagnet school in heart of downtown. This middle school draws local residents as well as magnet students from around the county.

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on Lexington Traditional Magnet

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