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Living in University Detroit

University is the most walkable neighborhood in Detroit with 14,625 residents.

University has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Jeffries, Downtown, Chene, Central, Rosa Parks, Kettering-butzel and Coleman A. Young International Airport.

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Walk Score of University, Detroit, MI

University is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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People's Records

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Revolution Books

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in University Detroit.

University is the most walkable neighborhood in Detroit with a Walk Score of 87.

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

University Detroit Apartments for Rent

University Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University to other Detroit neighborhoods.

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Population

1 University 87 52 76 14,625
2 Downtown 74 51 58 18,435
3 Central 66 44 68 12,502

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 229 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University.

People in University can walk to an average of 8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Great Lakes Coffee

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Union Street

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Transit Score of University, Detroit, MI

University has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find University Detroit apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

University has good public transportation and about 10 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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University has about 3 car shares from Zipcar.

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Union Street

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Detroit Institute of Arts

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WOODWARD & ALEXANDRINE

Bike Score of University, Detroit, MI

University is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Wayne State University Farmers Market

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Detroit Institute of Arts

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The Bottom Line Coffee House

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WOODWARD & ALEXANDRINE

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Detroit Public Library

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Michigan Science Center

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Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

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Wayne State University

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BE NICE Yoga

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Max M. Fisher Music Center

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Max M. Fisher Music Center

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Max M. Fisher Music Center

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Jacob Bernard Pincus Music Educayion Center

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Wayne State University

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