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Living in Downtown Lincoln

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Lincoln with 3,495 residents.

Downtown is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Everett, Near South, Hawley, Woods Park, South Salt Creek, Irvingdale and Antelope Park.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Lincoln, NE

Downtown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Panera Bread in Downtown, Lincoln

Panera Bread

Photo of The Bourbon Theatre in Downtown, Lincoln

The Bourbon Theatre

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown Lincoln.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Lincoln with a Walk Score of 79.

Find apartments in Lincoln's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Hawley and Everett.

Downtown Lincoln Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 700 S 17th St in the Downtown area
2 bed
Walk Score 77
Rental info for LNK Housing in the Downtown area
1 bed
Walk Score 82
Rental info for 1801 R Street 205 D in the Downtown area
4 bed
Walk Score 73
Rental info for 1201 Lincoln Mall #209 in the Downtown area
Walk Score 89

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

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1 Downtown 79 - 99 3,495
2 Hawley 76 - 92 2,807
3 Everett 72 - 99 3,551

Eating & Drinking

There are about 158 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 22 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Yia Yia's in Downtown, Lincoln

Yia Yia's

Photo of Jake's Cigars & Spirits in Downtown, Lincoln

Jake's Cigars & Spirits

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Bike Score of Downtown, Lincoln, NE

Downtown is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.


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Photo of Great Plains Studies Center in Downtown, Lincoln

Great Plains Studies Center

Photo of Antelope Valley Trail in Downtown, Lincoln

Antelope Valley Trail

Photo of Monkey Wrench Cycles Llc in Downtown, Lincoln

Monkey Wrench Cycles Llc

Photo of Rococo Theatre in Downtown, Lincoln

Rococo Theatre

Photo of Centennial Mall South in Downtown, Lincoln

Centennial Mall South

Photo of Lincoln Children's Museum in Downtown, Lincoln

Lincoln Children's Museum

Photo of 1421 P St in Downtown, Lincoln

1421 P St

Photo of Embellish in Downtown, Lincoln


Photo of Bruegger's in Downtown, Lincoln


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