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Living in Downtown Akron

Downtown is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in Akron with 4,720 residents.

Downtown is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: University of Akron, Summit Lake, South Akron, Elizabeth Park Valley, Lane-Wooster, Highland Square and Middlebury.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Akron, OH

Downtown is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Face wall -4 in Downtown, Akron

Face wall -4

Photo of Akron Mural in Downtown, Akron

Akron Mural

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown Akron.

Downtown is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in Akron with a Walk Score of 58.

Find apartments in Akron's most walkable neighborhoods: University of Akron, Highland Square and Middlebury.

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Akron neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

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Population

3 Middlebury 59 - 53 5,553
4 North Hill 59 - 44 14,907
5 Downtown 58 - 59 4,720
6 Firestone Park 55 - 48 13,345
7 South Akron 52 - 43 6,183

Eating & Drinking

There are about 117 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

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

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Bike Score of Downtown, Akron, OH

Downtown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of The Quaker Square Inn at The University of Akron in Downtown, Akron

The Quaker Square Inn at The University of Akron

Photo of John S. Knight Center in Downtown, Akron

John S. Knight Center

Photo of Face wall -2 in Downtown, Akron

Face wall -2

Photo of Face wall -2 in Downtown, Akron

Face wall -2

Photo of Face wall -4 in Downtown, Akron

Face wall -4

Photo of Caring By William King in Downtown, Akron

Caring By William King

Photo of Red Art in Downtown, Akron

Red Art

Photo of Bronze Art in Downtown, Akron

Bronze Art

Photo of Akron Art Museum in Downtown, Akron

Akron Art Museum

Photo of Everett Building in Downtown, Akron

Everett Building

Photo of United 1 Commerce Center in Downtown, Akron

United 1 Commerce Center

Photo of 75 Market St in Downtown, Akron

75 Market St

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