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Living in Heartside-Downtown Grand Rapids

Heartside-Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Grand Rapids with 2,956 residents.

Heartside-Downtown has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Heritage Hill, South Hill, Belknap Lookout, SECA, SWAN, Roosevelt Park and East Hills.

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Walk Score of Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids, MI

Heartside-Downtown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of The Ledyard Building in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

The Ledyard Building

Photo of The B.O.B. in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

The B.O.B.

Daily errands do not require a car in Heartside-Downtown Grand Rapids.

Heartside-Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Grand Rapids with a Walk Score of 94.

Find apartments in Grand Rapids's most walkable neighborhoods: Heartside-Downtown, East Hills and Baxter.

Heartside-Downtown Grand Rapids Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 616 Lofts at the Kendall in the Heartside-Downtown area
$995
Studio
Walk Score 87
Rental info for Venue Tower Apartments in the Heartside-Downtown area
from $971
Studio
Walk Score 87
Rental info for Arena Place in the Heartside-Downtown area
from $1,308
1 bed
Walk Score 87
Rental info for 616 Lofts on Pearl in the Heartside-Downtown area
from $1,070
1 bed
Walk Score 87
Rental info for 616 Lofts on Ionia in the Heartside-Downtown area
from $1,275
1 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Paul Simons in the Heartside-Downtown area
from $1,300
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for 25 Jefferson Ave. SE - 201 in the Heartside-Downtown area
$1,300
1 bed
Walk Score 84
Rental info for 38 Commerce in the Heartside-Downtown area
from $1,138
1 bed
Walk Score 89

Heartside-Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Heartside-Downtown to other Grand Rapids neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Heartside-Downtown 94 72 66 2,956
2 East Hills 89 47 68 3,418
3 Baxter 86 43 59 2,366

Eating & Drinking

There are about 144 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Heartside-Downtown.

People in Heartside-Downtown can walk to an average of 22 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of One Stop Coney Shop in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

One Stop Coney Shop

Photo of Grand Rapids Brewing Co. in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids Brewing Co.

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thumbnail for The Ledyard BuildingGR is known for many beautiful historic buildings, The Ledyard is just one of these. It houses many offices on the upper levels, stores and food shops are ground level!

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on The Ledyard Building

Transit Score of Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids, MI

Heartside-Downtown has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Heartside-Downtown Grand Rapids apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Heartside-Downtown has excellent public transportation and about 3 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids, MI

Heartside-Downtown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Rosa Parks Circle in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Rosa Parks Circle

Photo of Diocese of Grand Rapids in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Diocese of Grand Rapids

Photo of Evanglical Lutheran Ch In Amer in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Evanglical Lutheran Ch In Amer

Photo of Building Murals in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Building Murals

Photo of Tini Bikini's Bar & Grill in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Tini Bikini's Bar & Grill

Photo of Monument Park in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Monument Park

thumbnail for The B.O.B.Grand Rapids is known for The B.O.B. A collection of 7 bars and restaurants for your entertainment pleasure! People travel from all over the state to make a night of fun here!

mal1983
on The B.O.B.

Photo of Cathedral Square in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Cathedral Square

Photo of Downtown Market in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Downtown Market

Photo of Intersection Lounge in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Intersection Lounge

Photo of Historical Homes in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Historical Homes

thumbnail for Rosa Parks CircleThe downtown Amphitheater is where many come to sit and people watch! It is also the central hub for many of the festivals/events in GR during the warmer months! In the winter, stop by for some ice skating!

mal1983
on Rosa Parks Circle

Photo of Grand Rapids Library Foundation in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids Library Foundation

Photo of Grand Rapids Library Foundation in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids Library Foundation

Photo of Grand Rapids Art Museum in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids Art Museum

Photo of Purple East Artcorps in Heartside-Downtown, Grand Rapids

Purple East Artcorps

thumbnail for Diocese of Grand RapidsThe head of the Catholic Church starts at the NE corner of Wealthy St And Division. It spams for several blocks down division with the many charities and organizations associated and supported by it.

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on Diocese of Grand Rapids

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