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Living in Downtown West Minneapolis

Downtown West is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis with 5,370 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Warehouse District, Elliot Park, Loring Park, Nicollet Island, North Loop, Stevens Square and Downtown East.

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Walk Score of Downtown West, Minneapolis, MN

Downtown West is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Butcher & the Boar in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Butcher & the Boar

Photo of Mill Ruins Park in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Mill Ruins Park

Daily errands do not require a car in Downtown West Minneapolis.

Downtown West is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis with a Walk Score of 92.

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

Downtown West Minneapolis Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Loring Park Apartments in the Downtown West area
from $1,283
Studio
Walk Score 95
Rental info for The Churchill in the Downtown West area
from $1,385
1 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Marquette Place in the Downtown West area
from $1,570
1 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for N 5th St in the Downtown West area
$1,585
1 bed
Walk Score 50
Rental info for Lasalle Avenue in the Downtown West area
from $1,490
1 bed
Walk Score 94
Rental info for Downtown in the Downtown West area
from $1,425
1 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Bolero Flats in the Downtown West area
from $1,274
1 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Marquette Ave S in the Downtown West area
$2,550
2 bed
Walk Score 97

Downtown West Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown West to other Minneapolis neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

2 Uptown 93 61 98 2,310
3 Lowry Hill East 92 63 90 4,918
4 Downtown West 92 95 93 5,370
5 Whittier 90 67 93 13,428
6 Loring Park 90 85 93 7,714

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 349 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown West.

People in Downtown West can walk to an average of 48 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Pedicabs Roaming StreetPedicabs bustle around on the street , toting around weary walkers

mackenzie lee
on Pedicabs Roaming Street

Transit Score of Downtown West, Minneapolis, MN

Downtown West is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Downtown West has world-class public transportation and about 116 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 West on public transit.

Neighborhood Guides

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Photo of Mary Tyler Moore Statue in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Mary Tyler Moore Statue

Photo of MPls Skyline in Downtown West, Minneapolis

MPls Skyline

Photo of Hennepin Av & Washington / 2 St in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Hennepin Av & Washington / 2 St

Bike Score of Downtown West, Minneapolis, MN

Downtown West is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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icon for bike shares in Downtown West

Bike sharing is available from Nice Ride Minnesota.

Photo of Mary Tyler Moore Statue in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Mary Tyler Moore Statue

Photo of MPls Skyline in Downtown West, Minneapolis

MPls Skyline

Photo of Nice Ride Minnesota in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Nice Ride Minnesota

Photo of Milwaukee Station in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Milwaukee Station

Photo of Hennepin Av & Washington / 2 St in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Hennepin Av & Washington / 2 St

Photo of Hennepin Av & Washington / 2 St in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Hennepin Av & Washington / 2 St

thumbnail for 8 St N & Hennepin AvGreen lines on the road indicate biker lanes. Bikers can also lock their bikes safely in bike racks.

Madeline Kapler
on 8 St N & Hennepin Av

Photo of Birds Sculpture in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Birds Sculpture

Photo of Pedicabs Roaming Street in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Pedicabs Roaming Street

Photo of Minneapolis Central Library in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Minneapolis Central Library

Photo of Minneapolis Central Library in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Minneapolis Central Library

Photo of Minneapolis Central Library in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Minneapolis Central Library

Photo of Street Art Box in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Street Art Box

Photo of 10 St S & LaSalle / Nicollet Mall in Downtown West, Minneapolis

10 St S & LaSalle / Nicollet Mall

Photo of Interior Of Building On Marquette in Downtown West, Minneapolis

Interior Of Building On Marquette

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