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Living in Providence

Providence has an average Walk Score of 76 with 178,042 residents.

Providence has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Providence neighborhoods are Downtown, Federal Hill and College Hill.

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Walk Score of Providence, RI

Providence is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Prospect Terrace Park in Providence

Prospect Terrace Park

Photo of India Point Park in Providence

India Point Park

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Providence.

Providence Apartments for Rent

View all Providence apartments on a map. The average rent is $1,385 and the average home price is $211,625.

Rental info for Avalon At Center Place in the Providence area
from $1,990
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Regency Plaza in the Providence area
from $1,235
Studio
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Grant Mill in the Providence area
from $1,020
1 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for The Promenade (located at the Foundry) in the Providence area
from $1,000
Rental info for Heritage at Kent Farm in the Providence area
from $1,055
1 bed
Walk Score 39
Rental info for Bromley Apartments in the Providence area
from $1,085
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Mineral Spring Gardens in the Providence area
from $989
1 bed
Walk Score 63
Rental info for Mansion House Apartments in the Providence area
from $675
Studio
Walk Score 40

To view Providence homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Providence Neighborhoods

Rank

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Population

1 Downtown 94 74 87 4,581
2 Federal Hill 91 60 84 7,700
3 College Hill 90 66 83 9,841
4 Fox Point 89 51 89 4,325
5 Smith Hill 86 56 79 5,964
6 Valley 85 42 70 4,709
7 Wayland 84 42 91 3,184
8 Elmwood 82 48 62 10,773
9 Upper South Providence 80 57 69 4,780
10 West End Providence 80 51 73 16,026
11 Lower South Providence 79 47 59 6,054
12 Olneyville 78 45 73 6,169
13 Hope 75 44 72 3,274
14 Mt. Hope 75 52 67 5,544
15 Wanskuck 75 41 57 12,098
16 Silver Lake 72 42 66 12,055
17 Hartford 71 40 64 7,169
18 Mount Pleasant 70 43 55 11,072
19 Reservoir 70 41 52 3,892
20 Charles 70 39 52 6,693
21 Washington Park 69 44 58 8,666
22 Blackstone 68 39 80 7,081
23 Elmhurst 66 42 58 11,237
24 South Elmwood 56 39 50 1,809
25 Manton 47 41 47 3,612

thumbnail for Prospect Terrace ParkThis iconic statue is right at the heart of prospect terrace park. You could see all of downtown from this park.

Poopy Acosta
on Prospect Terrace Park

Transit Score of Providence, RI

Providence has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Providence has good public transportation and about 76 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Providence

Providence has about 35 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Providence, RI

Providence is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST in Providence

EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST

Photo of EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST in Providence

EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST

Photo of Brown University In Providence in Providence

Brown University In Providence

Photo of Round Again Records in Providence

Round Again Records

Photo of Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Providence

Our Lady of the Rosary Church

Photo of Curiosities in Providence

Curiosities

thumbnail for India Point ParkThe gem of this neighborhood is definitely India Point Park! You can find people both young and old here all day everyday. Enjoy jogging, a picnic, fishing, etc here.

Michael Damaso
on India Point Park

Photo of Red Bridge Antiques in Providence

Red Bridge Antiques

Photo of E Bay Bicycle Path in Providence

E Bay Bicycle Path

Photo of Downtown Providence Farmers' Market in Providence

Downtown Providence Farmers' Market

Photo of Avon Cinema in Providence

Avon Cinema

thumbnail for Wickenden PubLooking for a great brew? Make sure to check out Wickenden Pub. This local institution has a great selection of beers!

Michael Damaso
on Wickenden Pub

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Photo of Prospect Terrace Park in Providence

Prospect Terrace Park

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Snub's

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Rockefeller Library

thumbnail for EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE STSinking boat in the park of downtown. Very unique

Poopy Acosta
on EXCHANGE TERRACE FAR SIDE EXCHANGE ST

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