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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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60 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 17th 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 University.

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Cleveland Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 90 79 61 9,118
2 Ohio City 81 57 73 9,274
3 University 74 58 61 8,061
4 Goodrich - Kirtland Park 73 48 59 4,064
5 Tremont 72 44 67 6,917
6 Buckeye - Shaker 72 50 58 12,302
7 Detroit - Shoreway 71 50 74 14,658
8 Clark - Fulton 70 41 59 11,101
9 St. Clair - Superior 69 42 66 6,775
10 Edgewater 68 51 65 7,522
11 Cudell 67 49 60 9,507
12 Central 67 58 65 12,755
13 West Boulevard 66 36 57 16,074
14 Fairfax 64 54 54 5,184
15 Glenville 63 45 62 16,128
16 Jefferson 63 45 58 18,174
17 Hough 62 44 65 12,922
18 Forest Hills 59 48 50 10,723
19 Stockyards 59 35 54 7,334
20 Industrial Valley 58 60 39 914
21 South Broadway 58 39 54 16,702
22 Woodland Hills 57 53 48 8,591
23 Brooklyn - Centre 56 42 50 8,164
24 Old Brooklyn 56 37 54 32,173
25 North Collinwood 53 38 49 16,706
26 Corlett 52 41 47 11,055
27 North Broadway 52 50 55 5,665
28 South Collinwood 52 41 50 10,598
29 Kamm's Corners 51 43 48 18,309
30 Mount Pleasant 50 45 49 17,234
31 Union - Miles Park 46 41 44 10,337
32 Lee - Miles 44 38 44 13,992
33 Puritas - Longmead 43 30 47 13,960
34 Kinsman 41 52 44 3,980
35 Euclid - Green 36 36 32 5,529
36 Riverside 35 42 42 4,799

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,193 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

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Tick Tock Tavern

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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

45 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 45 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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Local Hardware Store

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Jefferson Homes West 131st

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Hookah House

55 Bike Score of Cleveland, OH

Cleveland is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Welcome to Poinciana Apartments!

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Edgewater Park

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Immaculate Conception Church

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Herman Park

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MADISON AV & W 98TH ST

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West Blvd

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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Cudgel Commons

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Cudell Splash

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The Kirby Company

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Church

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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E-Z Shop

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Big Fun Cleveland

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Lake avenue

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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