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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 Park Avenue.

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Walk Score of Rochester, NY

Rochester is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Halo Lofts

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South Ave Area #6

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Rochester.

Rochester Apartments for Rent

Rochester Neighborhoods

Rank

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Population

1 Pearl-Meigs-Monroe 91 46 67 2,176
2 Central Business District 87 71 79 4,317
3 Park Avenue 83 43 61 7,217
4 Swillburg 83 38 62 1,682
5 South Wedge 81 46 85 3,402
6 NOTA 80 50 65 1,411
7 B.E.S.T 79 49 57 922
8 Mayor's Heights 78 49 62 2,621
9 East Avenue 78 45 64 7,259
10 Ellwanger-Barry 77 40 64 4,483
11 South Marketview Heights 77 55 71 2,889
12 Brown Square 76 57 63 666
13 Upper Falls 74 53 66 6,352
14 Corn Hill 72 57 84 2,594
15 Charles House Area Council 70 49 58 2,421
16 Genesee-Jefferson 69 42 61 4,708
17 Upper Monroe 68 37 49 2,995
18 Edgerton 68 45 60 7,606
19 North Marketview Heights 67 46 64 4,739
20 Beechwood 67 42 58 8,538
21 Culver-Winton-Main 65 38 58 7,760
22 Plymouth-Exchange 65 43 76 3,509
23 Homestead Heights 63 40 55 3,802
24 Strong 62 45 73 6,127
25 Dutchtown 62 43 58 3,529
26 19th Ward 61 40 58 20,976
27 United Neighbors Together 57 38 55 3,394
28 Lyell-Otis 56 38 54 8,729
29 Highland 55 46 70 4,052
30 Northland-Lyceum 53 37 53 4,684
31 Browncroft 52 38 49 3,701
32 Maplewood 51 40 51 18,203
33 Cobbs Hill 51 36 43 1,590
34 Charlotte 36 36 46 8,196

Eating & Drinking

There are about 764 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Rochester.

People in Rochester can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Java's Cafe in Rochester

Java's Cafe

Photo of Boulder Coffee At the Market in Rochester

Boulder Coffee At the Market

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

Gena E.
on Halo Lofts

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.

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Rochester has about 6 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Rochester, NY

Rochester is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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South & Mt Hope

Photo of The Rochester Public Market in Rochester

The Rochester Public Market

Photo of East Avenue in Rochester

East Avenue

Photo of Rochester Museum & Science Center in Rochester

Rochester Museum & Science Center

Photo of Third Presbyterian Church in Rochester

Third Presbyterian Church

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The Hiram Sibley Building

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 Avenue.

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Park Avenue

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Park Avenue

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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Park Ave.

Photo of Central Business District bench in Rochester

Central Business District bench

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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