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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 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 Detroit - Shoreway.

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Cleveland Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 91 84 57 9,118
2 Ohio City 79 60 67 9,274
3 Detroit - Shoreway 74 57 64 14,658
4 Buckeye - Shaker 73 53 53 12,302
5 University 72 65 58 8,061
6 Tremont 71 45 65 6,917
7 Goodrich - Kirtland Park 69 49 60 4,064
8 Clark - Fulton 69 42 51 11,101
9 St. Clair - Superior 68 42 60 6,775
10 Cudell 68 60 50 9,507
11 Central 67 64 51 12,755
12 Edgewater 65 65 58 7,522
13 West Boulevard 65 37 54 16,074
14 Fairfax 63 60 49 5,184
15 Industrial Valley 62 66 51 914
16 Jefferson 62 49 50 18,174
17 Glenville 62 47 55 16,128
18 Brooklyn - Centre 60 41 48 8,164
19 Hough 59 46 58 12,922
20 Woodland Hills 58 57 44 8,591
21 Old Brooklyn 58 34 52 32,173
22 South Broadway 58 41 53 16,702
23 North Broadway 57 54 55 5,665
24 Forest Hills 56 50 51 10,723
25 Stockyards 56 37 51 7,334
26 North Collinwood 53 38 57 16,706
27 South Collinwood 52 42 45 10,598
28 Mount Pleasant 51 48 43 17,234
29 Corlett 51 43 44 11,055
30 Union - Miles Park 48 43 44 10,337
31 Kamm's Corners 47 47 43 18,309
32 Puritas - Longmead 47 30 41 13,960
33 Lee - Miles 44 39 44 13,992
34 Riverside 44 49 42 4,799
35 Kinsman 42 57 38 3,980
36 Euclid - Green 35 37 32 5,529

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,477 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Cleveland.

People in Cleveland can walk to an average of 0.8 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 59 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.

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Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Cleveland? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

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Local Hardware Store

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Jefferson Homes West 131st

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Hookah House

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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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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