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Living in Cleveland

Cleveland is situated on the shores of Lake Erie. It’s home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, The House of Blues, a world class zoo, aquarium, and a great art scene. The city is served by the Cleveland RTA which includes trolleys, light rail, and the express bus service, HealthLine. A system of bike trails help cyclists navigate the suburbs and the north coast of the lake and there’s a downtown bike station offering secure dry parking for your ride.

The Sherwin-Williams paint company has their headquarters in Cleveland. Downtown Cleveland is undergoing something of a revival, the city is encouraging new development here, adding walkways connecting the parks and inviting new housing complexes, restaurants, and retailers to make downtown their home.

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Walk Score of Cleveland, OH

Cleveland is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Fifth Church Of Christ Scientist

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Lake Avenue

Cleveland is the 16th most walkable large city in the US with 396,815 residents.

Cleveland has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Find apartments in Cleveland's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Ohio City and Detroit - Shoreway.

Cleveland Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 87 84 57 9,118
2 Ohio City 78 60 67 9,274
3 Detroit - Shoreway 71 57 64 14,658
4 University 71 64 58 8,061
5 Buckeye - Shaker 69 53 53 12,302
6 Tremont 68 44 65 6,917
7 Clark - Fulton 66 42 51 11,101
8 Goodrich - Kirtland Park 65 48 60 4,064
9 Cudell 64 60 50 9,507
10 Central 64 64 51 12,755
11 Edgewater 64 65 58 7,522
12 St. Clair - Superior 62 42 60 6,775
13 West Boulevard 62 37 54 16,074
14 Fairfax 61 59 49 5,184
15 Brooklyn - Centre 59 41 48 8,164
16 Glenville 58 47 55 16,128
17 Woodland Hills 57 57 44 8,591
18 Jefferson 57 49 50 18,174
19 Forest Hills 56 50 51 10,723
20 Stockyards 56 37 51 7,334
21 Hough 56 45 58 12,922
22 South Broadway 55 38 53 16,702
23 Old Brooklyn 54 31 52 32,173
24 North Broadway 53 53 55 5,665
25 North Collinwood 52 38 57 16,706
26 South Collinwood 52 42 45 10,598
27 Industrial Valley 52 66 51 914
28 Corlett 50 43 44 11,055
29 Mount Pleasant 49 48 43 17,234
30 Union - Miles Park 46 43 44 10,337
31 Kamm's Corners 45 47 43 18,309
32 Puritas - Longmead 43 30 41 13,960
33 Riverside 43 49 42 4,799
34 Lee - Miles 39 38 44 13,992
35 Kinsman 38 57 38 3,980
36 Euclid - Green 33 37 32 5,529

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,303 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Cleveland.

People in Cleveland can walk to an average of 0.6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Edgewater Yacht Club, Inc.

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The Diner on Clifton

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thumbnail for Cudell ParkThis area is named for a turn of the century architect Frank E. Cudell. His widow Emma commissioned the now clock less clock tower as a memorial to her husband.

Barb White
on Cudell Park

Transit Score of Cleveland, OH

Cleveland has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Cleveland has some public transportation and about 56 bus, 1 subway and 1 light rail lines.

Transit Time

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

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Cleveland has about 5 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and WeCar.

Bike Score of Cleveland, OH

Cleveland is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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1 bed, 900 sqft, $850

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Edgewater Park

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Immaculate Conception Church

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Herman Park

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Tick Tock Tavern

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MADISON AV & W 98TH ST

thumbnail for W 98TH ST & MADISON AVOne of the few remaining brick streets in Cleveland. Can you just image the time it took to lay all those bricks?

Barb White
on W 98TH ST & MADISON AV

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El Jalapenos Authentic Mexican Restaurant

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West Blvd

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Cudgel Commons

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Cudell Splash

thumbnail for Fire Station No. 23On any given day you can see the fire trucks being polished up and cleaned. Pride in the city and their equipment are the root of this small community

Barb White
on Fire Station No. 23

Cleveland is Talking About...

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Dairymens

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The Kirby Company

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Church

thumbnail for Fifth Church Of Christ Scientist West Side Christian Scientists worshiped in this octagonal stone building from 1926 until 1989, when the congregation moved to Rocky River. It is a well known landmark. The city of Cleveland now owns it and is trying to decide what to do with it.

Barb White
on Fifth Church Of Christ Scientist

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