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Living in Rochester

Rochester has an average Walk Score of 65 with 210,565 residents.

Rochester has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Rochester neighborhoods are Pearl-Meigs-Monroe, Central Business District and Swillburg.

Nearby Apartments

65 Walk Score of Rochester, NY

Rochester is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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South & Mt Hope

Photo of Boulder Coffee At the Market in Rochester

Boulder Coffee At the Market

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Rochester.

Rochester Apartments for Rent

Rochester Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Pearl-Meigs-Monroe 91 47 76 2,176
2 Central Business District 88 73 73 4,317
3 Swillburg 83 39 68 1,682
4 B.E.S.T 81 50 60 922
5 NOTA 81 51 69 1,411
6 South Wedge 81 47 89 3,402
7 Park Avenue 80 43 73 7,217
8 Brown Square 80 60 58 666
9 East Avenue 79 46 71 7,259
10 Mayor's Heights 78 50 62 2,621
11 South Marketview Heights 78 57 60 2,889
12 Ellwanger-Barry 77 40 66 4,483
13 Corn Hill 77 58 85 2,594
14 Upper Falls 75 53 60 6,352
15 Charles House Area Council 74 50 64 2,421
16 Genesee-Jefferson 72 42 63 4,708
17 Beechwood 71 43 60 8,538
18 Upper Monroe 71 37 58 2,995
19 Edgerton 69 46 59 7,606
20 Plymouth-Exchange 69 43 73 3,509
21 Culver-Winton-Main 68 38 60 7,760
22 North Marketview Heights 68 46 62 4,739
23 Homestead Heights 66 40 56 3,802
24 Dutchtown 62 43 58 3,529
25 United Neighbors Together 60 38 54 3,394
26 19th Ward 59 41 59 20,976
27 Strong 58 47 75 6,127
28 Northland-Lyceum 52 38 52 4,684
29 Lyell-Otis 52 39 51 8,729
30 Highland 51 46 69 4,052
31 Maplewood 51 39 51 18,203
32 Browncroft 49 38 54 3,701
33 Cobbs Hill 40 36 53 1,590
34 Charlotte 34 37 37 8,196

Eating & Drinking

There are about 555 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Rochester.

People in Rochester can walk to an average of 0.8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Park Avenue. in Rochester

Park Avenue.

Photo of Genesse Brewery in Rochester

Genesse Brewery

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thumbnail for Halo LoftsThese apartments are rentals primarily intended for Eastman Students, according to rocwiki.

Gena E.
on Halo Lofts

43 Transit Score of Rochester, NY

Rochester has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Rochester has some public transportation and about 40 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

61 Bike Score of Rochester, NY

Rochester is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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East Avenue

Photo of Rochester Museum & Science Center in Rochester

Rochester Museum & Science Center

Photo of Third Presbyterian Church in Rochester

Third Presbyterian Church

Photo of The Hiram Sibley Building in Rochester

The Hiram Sibley Building

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Park Avenue

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Park Avenue

thumbnail for South Ave Area #6Mix high rise and older buildings this is a assisted living center for seniors

sarah princehorn
on South Ave Area #6

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Park Avenue

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Park Ave.

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Central Business District bench

Photo of Sullivan Violins in Rochester

Sullivan Violins

thumbnail for Java's CafeJava's is a favorite of Eastman School of Music students and locals who attend concerts at the Eastman concert halls next door.

Gena E.
on Java's Cafe

Rochester is Talking About...

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Photo of Gibbs St. (stage) a.k.a. Jazz Street during the Jazz Festival in Rochester

Gibbs St. (stage) a.k.a. Jazz Street during the Jazz Festival

Photo of Barrett Place, Gibbs Street in Rochester

Barrett Place, Gibbs Street

Photo of Eastman School of Music Dormitory in Rochester

Eastman School of Music Dormitory

thumbnail for South & Mt HopeSouth ave area - Utility boxes on streets have been painted by local artists.

sarah princehorn
on South & Mt Hope

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