Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

Living in Durham

Durham has an average Walk Score of 29 with 228,330 residents.

Durham has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Durham neighborhoods are Duke University - East Campus, Old West Durham and Walltown.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Durham, NC

Durham is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

Walk Score Map

25
100
Photo of The Pizzeria in Durham

The Pizzeria

Photo of Grub in Durham

Grub

Most errands require a car in Durham.

Durham Apartments for Rent

Durham Neighborhoods

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Duke University - East Campus 75 55 82 1,910
2 Old West Durham 74 51 82 2,086
3 Walltown 72 38 65 1,862
4 Burch Avenue 64 61 79 560
5 Lakewood Park 62 43 55 1,213
6 West End 59 58 66 1,135
7 East Durham 54 38 41 5,673
8 Tuscaloosa-Lakewood 54 31 50 1,631
9 Duke University - West Campus 52 57 61 4,178
10 Watts Hospital-Hillandale 51 33 67 2,407
11 Albright 48 41 43 538
12 Wellons Village 45 34 44 1,555
13 Northgate Park 42 30 61 2,016
14 Y.E. Smith 41 31 31 1,508
15 Duke Park 41 34 58 1,985
16 Duke Forest 38 34 52 2,887
17 Duke Homestead 34 28 49 1,258
18 Colonial Village 33 32 38 818
19 Stadium Heights 32 32 46 1,213
20 Woodlake 28 30 34 1,128
21 Woodcroft 20 30 33 4,038
22 Old Farm 18 21 24 1,015
23 Croasdaile Farm Master 17 25 49 2,656
24 Parkwood 13 23 33 2,775
25 Greysons Green 12 23 23 2,337
26 Latta Road 10 10 17 2,055
27 Audubon Park 6 18 27 751

Eating & Drinking

There are about 794 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Durham.

People in Durham can walk to an average of 0.7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

Transit Score of Durham, NC

Durham has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Durham apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Durham has some public transportation and about 35 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Durham

Durham has about 10 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and WeCar.

Bike Score of Durham, NC

Durham is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

Photo of Trinity Commons at Erwin in Durham

Trinity Commons at Erwin

Photo of Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham

Durham Bulls Athletic Park

Photo of Grub in Durham

Grub

Photo of CrossFit Durham in Durham

CrossFit Durham

Durham is Talking About...

rdu duke play car raleigh-durham international airport food god song school walk beer job sleep party rdu airport dinner movie drinking eat raleigh

Durham is all about:

Tweet @WalkScore

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Add Walk Score, Bike Score, and Transit Score to your rental and for sale properties with the Walk Score Widget.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.