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Living in Downtown East Minneapolis

Downtown East is the 18th most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis with 1,256 residents.

Downtown East has world-class public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Elliot Park, Marcy - Holmes, Nicollet Island, Ventura Village, Cedar-Riverside, Downtown West and Dinkytown.

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Walk Score of Downtown East, Minneapolis, MN

Downtown East is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Mill City Farmers' Market in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Mill City Farmers' Market

Photo of Gold Metal Park in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Gold Metal Park

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown East Minneapolis.

Downtown East is the 18th most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis with a Walk Score of 80.

Find apartments in Minneapolis's most walkable neighborhoods: Lyn Lake, Uptown and Lowry Hill East.

Downtown East Minneapolis Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 7 West in the Downtown East area
from $1,385
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Mill District City Apartments in the Downtown East area
from $1,275
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Edition in the Downtown East area
from $1,520
Studio
Walk Score 87
Rental info for S 4th St. in the Downtown East area
from $1,520
Studio
Walk Score 84
Rental info for 1111 South 7th Street in the Downtown East area
from $800
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Seven Corners Apartments in the Downtown East area
from $650
Studio
Walk Score 79
Rental info for Five15 on the Park in the Downtown East area
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Studio
Walk Score 86
Rental info for Washington Ave N in the Downtown East area
from $1,575
1 bed
Walk Score 79

Downtown East Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown East to other Minneapolis neighborhoods.

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Population

16 Lyndale 82 63 89 7,272
17 Marcy - Holmes 81 70 96 6,257
18 Downtown East 80 94 93 1,256
19 University 79 73 92 4,938
20 Cedar-Riverside 79 79 93 7,971

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 90 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown East.

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

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thumbnail for Mill City Farmers' MarketExperience the charming characteristics of the Mill City community within this farmers market. Hosting the freshest local produce, live music, and many other goods, this place has something for everyone. Saturdays, 8am-1pm. #farmersmarket Photo: Mill City Farmers Market

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Transit Score of Downtown East, Minneapolis, MN

Downtown East is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Downtown East Minneapolis apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown East has world-class public transportation and about 16 bus and 2 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Neighborhood Guides

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Photo of The Old Spaghetti Factory in Downtown East, Minneapolis

The Old Spaghetti Factory

Photo of Guthrie Theater in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Guthrie Theater

Photo of Thrasher Square in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Thrasher Square

Bike Score of Downtown East, Minneapolis, MN

Downtown East is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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icon for bike shares in Downtown East

Bike sharing is available from Nice Ride Minnesota.

Photo of Guthrie Theater in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Guthrie Theater

Photo of Gold Medal Flour Mill in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Gold Medal Flour Mill

Photo of North Star Blankets in Downtown East, Minneapolis

North Star Blankets

Photo of Thrasher Square in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Thrasher Square

Photo of Thrasher Square in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Thrasher Square

Photo of Hitchcock Art in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Hitchcock Art

Photo of Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome

Photo of The Old Spaghetti Factory in Downtown East, Minneapolis

The Old Spaghetti Factory

Photo of Mill City Museum in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Mill City Museum

Photo of Guthrie Theater in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Guthrie Theater

Photo of Mill Ruins Park in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Mill Ruins Park

Photo of American Academy of Neurology in Downtown East, Minneapolis

American Academy of Neurology

Photo of American Academy of Neurology in Downtown East, Minneapolis

American Academy of Neurology

Photo of Tell It Electric Box in Downtown East, Minneapolis

Tell It Electric Box

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