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Living in Downtown Akron

Downtown is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Akron with 4,720 residents.

Downtown has good public transportation and 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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59 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 6th most walkable neighborhood in Akron with a Walk Score of 59.

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

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

4 North Hill 61 33 49 14,907
5 Firestone Park 60 31 53 13,345
6 Downtown 59 53 66 4,720
7 South Akron 52 31 49 6,183
8 Chapel Hill 51 36 42 5,246

Eating & Drinking

There are about 94 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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53 Transit Score of Downtown, Akron, OH

Downtown has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Downtown Akron apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has good public transportation and about 25 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

66 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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