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Living in Providence

Providence has an average Walk Score of 78 with 178,042 residents.

Providence has some 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

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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 $1,434 and the average home price is $151,225.

Rental info for Bromley Apartments in the Providence area
$1,150
2 bed
Walk Score 90
Rental info for Mineral Spring Gardens in the Providence area
from $1,011
1 bed
Walk Score 76
Rental info for Heritage at Kent Farm in the Providence area
Contact
Studio
Walk Score 39
Rental info for Avalon At Center Place in the Providence area
from $2,315
Studio
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Thayer St in the Providence area
$1,650
1 bed
Walk Score 94
Rental info for Sutterfield Apartment Homes in the Providence area
$923
2 bed
Walk Score 78
Rental info for 524 Charles Street #2F in the Providence area
$975
2 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for 51 Rushmore Avenue #1 in the Providence area
$1,275
3 bed
Walk Score 56

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Providence Neighborhoods

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Downtown 95 75 87 4,581
2 Federal Hill 92 60 84 7,700
3 College Hill 90 67 83 9,841
4 Fox Point 90 51 89 4,325
5 Wayland 85 42 91 3,184
6 Smith Hill 85 56 79 5,964
7 Valley 84 42 70 4,709
8 Upper South Providence 83 57 69 4,780
9 Elmwood 82 48 62 10,773
10 West End Providence 82 51 73 16,026
11 Lower South Providence 80 47 59 6,054
12 Olneyville 77 45 73 6,169
13 Silver Lake 77 42 66 12,055
14 Hope 76 45 72 3,274
15 Mt. Hope 76 53 67 5,544
16 Wanskuck 75 41 57 12,098
17 Charles 72 39 52 6,693
18 Hartford 72 40 64 7,169
19 Washington Park 71 44 58 8,666
20 Mount Pleasant 70 43 55 11,072
21 Elmhurst 69 41 58 11,237
22 Blackstone 69 39 80 7,081
23 Reservoir 65 37 52 3,892
24 South Elmwood 55 38 50 1,809
25 Manton 49 41 47 3,612

Eating & Drinking

There are about 765 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Providence.

People in Providence can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Wickenden Pub in Providence

Wickenden Pub

Photo of Teas and Javas in Providence

Teas and Javas

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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 Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Providence has some public transportation and about 74 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

Photo of ATWELLS FAR SIDE AMERICA in Providence

ATWELLS FAR SIDE AMERICA

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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