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Living in Downtown Lowell

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Lowell with 4,717 residents.

Downtown has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Back Central, Centralville, The Acre, South Lowell, Belvidere, Highlands and Pawtucketville.

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89 Walk Score of Downtown, Lowell, MA

Downtown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of National Trolley Museum in Downtown, Lowell

National Trolley Museum

Photo of Middlesex Community College in Downtown, Lowell

Middlesex Community College

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown Lowell.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Lowell with a Walk Score of 89.

Find apartments in Lowell's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Back Central and The Acre.

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Lowell neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown 89 53 50 4,717
2 Back Central 86 53 48 5,608
3 The Acre 83 46 53 12,444

Eating & Drinking

There are about 82 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 12 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for National Trolley MuseumNational Streetcar Museum is proud to welcome you to the mill city of Lowell. After stopping in at Lowell National Historical Park's Visitor Center, stop in across the street at the Mack Building and browse an exhibit about the influence of street railways on the development of Lowell. Afterwards, head over to the trolley stop and hop aboard a streetcar and explore the city. #lowell

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on National Trolley Museum

53 Transit Score of Downtown, Lowell, MA

Downtown has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Downtown Lowell apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has good public transportation and about 15 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Downtown on public transit.

50 Bike Score of Downtown, Lowell, MA

Downtown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Middlesex Community College in Downtown, Lowell

Middlesex Community College

Photo of Delicias Bakery & Coffee in Downtown, Lowell

Delicias Bakery & Coffee

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