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Living in University Minneapolis

University is the 19th 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.

Photo of The University of Minnesota Medical School in University, Minneapolis

The University of Minnesota Medical School

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

River Pkwy & Delaware/ Wash Exit

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in University Minneapolis.

University is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis with a Walk Score of 79.

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

University Minneapolis Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for East Bank Communities in the University area
from $1,269
Studio
Walk Score 76
Rental info for The Elysian in the University area
from $1,895
2 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for 412 Lofts in the University area
from $1,249
Studio
Walk Score 84
Rental info for Station on Washington in the University area
from $1,030
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for 811 4th St SE - 312 in the University area
$1,470
2 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for 1000 5th St SE in the University area
from $750
1 bed
Walk Score 80
Rental info for 1414 6th St. SE 101 in the University area
$825
1 bed
Walk Score 84
Rental info for 717 University Ave SE #102 in the University area
$949
1 bed
Walk Score 79

University Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University to other Minneapolis neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

17 Marcy - Holmes 81 70 96 6,257
18 Downtown East 80 94 94 1,256
19 University 79 73 90 4,938
20 Cedar-Riverside 79 79 93 7,971
21 North Loop 79 87 87 1,783

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 149 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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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 15 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of University, Minneapolis, MN

University is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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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

Photo of Beautiful Building On The University Campus in University, Minneapolis

Beautiful Building On The University Campus

Photo of Masonic Cancer Center in University, Minneapolis

Masonic Cancer Center

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

Photo of U of M bridge Crossing in University, Minneapolis

U of M bridge Crossing

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Local Art

Photo of Coffman Memorial Union in University, Minneapolis

Coffman Memorial Union

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Big 10 Restaurant & Bar

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 Green Line in University, Minneapolis

Green Line

Photo of Espresso Expose in University, Minneapolis

Espresso Expose

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