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Living in Downtown Detroit

Downtown is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Detroit with 18,435 residents.

Downtown has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: University, Chene, Jeffries, Kettering-butzel, Indian Village, Central and Gold Coast.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Detroit, MI

Downtown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown Detroit.

Downtown is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Detroit with a Walk Score of 73.

Find apartments in Detroit's most walkable neighborhoods: University, Downtown and Central.

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Detroit neighborhoods.

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Population

1 University 84 51 76 14,625
2 Downtown 73 49 58 18,435
3 Central 66 43 68 12,502
4 Vernor 62 33 71 36,918

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 321 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Downtown, Detroit, MI

Downtown has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Downtown Detroit apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has some public transportation and about 18 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Downtown

Downtown has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Downtown, Detroit, MI

Downtown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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