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Living in University Minneapolis

University is the 22nd most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis with 4,938 residents.

University has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Dinkytown, Cedar-Riverside, Seward, Marcy - Holmes, Como, Prospect Park and Downtown East.

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Walk Score of University, Minneapolis, MN

University is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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The University of Minnesota Medical School

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Stub & Herb's

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in University Minneapolis.

University is the 22nd most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis with a Walk Score of 78.

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

University Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University to other Minneapolis neighborhoods.

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Population

20 North Loop 79 87 95 1,783
21 East Calhoun 79 58 93 1,864
22 University 78 73 92 4,938
23 Seward 78 60 96 7,344
24 Powderhorn Park 75 56 84 8,638

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 139 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University.

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

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thumbnail for The University of Minnesota Medical SchoolThere are lots of bikes in this very walkable neighborhood #universitydistrict

BM Davies
on The University of Minnesota Medical School

Transit Score of University, Minneapolis, MN

University has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find University Minneapolis apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

University has excellent public transportation and about 25 bus and 1 light rail 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 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of University, Minneapolis, MN

University is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Bike sharing is available from Nice Ride Minnesota.

Photo of River Pkwy & Delaware/ Wash Exit in University, Minneapolis

River Pkwy & Delaware/ Wash Exit

Photo of Weisman Art Museum in University, Minneapolis

Weisman Art Museum

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University Of Minnesota

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Mississippi River

Photo of East River Parkway in University, Minneapolis

East River Parkway

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Beautiful Building On The University Campus

thumbnail for U of M bridge CrossingWell known landmark is this great U of M bridge with a view of downtown Minneapolis #universitydistrict

BM Davies
on U of M bridge Crossing

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Masonic Cancer Center

Photo of U of M bridge Crossing in University, Minneapolis

U of M bridge Crossing

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Local Art

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Coffman Memorial Union

thumbnail for Local ArtThese little Peanuts characters dot the Minneapolis/St Paul area including the University Medical area #universitydistrict

BM Davies
on Local Art

Photo of Big 10 Restaurant & Bar in University, Minneapolis

Big 10 Restaurant & Bar

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Green Line

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Espresso Expose

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