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Living in College Hill Providence

College Hill is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Providence with 9,841 residents.

College Hill has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Downtown, Fox Point, Mt. Hope, Wayland, Upper South Providence, Smith Hill and Blackstone.

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90 Walk Score of College Hill, Providence, RI

College Hill is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Prospect Terrace Park

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Brown University In Providence

Daily errands do not require a car in College Hill Providence.

College Hill is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Providence with a Walk Score of 90.

Find apartments in Providence's most walkable neighborhoods: Federal Hill, Fox Point and College Hill.

College Hill Providence Apartments for Rent

College Hill Neighborhood Ranking

Compare College Hill to other Providence neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Federal Hill 92 60 78 7,700
2 Fox Point 91 51 88 4,325
3 College Hill 90 67 65 9,841
4 Downtown 89 75 78 4,581
5 Wayland 86 43 72 3,184

Eating & Drinking

There are about 160 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in College Hill.

People in College Hill can walk to an average of 10 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Kabob and Curry in College Hill, Providence

Kabob and Curry

Photo of Shark Bar & Grill in College Hill, Providence

Shark Bar & Grill

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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

67 Transit Score of College Hill, Providence, RI

College Hill has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

College Hill has good public transportation and about 16 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

65 Bike Score of College Hill, Providence, RI

College Hill is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Avon Cinema in College Hill, Providence

Avon Cinema

Photo of Prospect Terrace Park in College Hill, Providence

Prospect Terrace Park

Photo of Pembroke Campus in College Hill, Providence

Pembroke Campus

Photo of Pembroke Campus in College Hill, Providence

Pembroke Campus

Photo of Thayer Street in College Hill, Providence

Thayer Street

Photo of John D Rockefeller, Jr Library in College Hill, Providence

John D Rockefeller, Jr Library

thumbnail for Brown University In ProvidenceThe gates of brown university. Plenty of kids like to hang out here.

Poopy Acosta
on Brown University In Providence

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Meeting Street Cafe

Photo of Johnny Rockets in College Hill, Providence

Johnny Rockets

Photo of Berk's Shoes & Clothing Store in College Hill, Providence

Berk's Shoes & Clothing Store

Photo of THAYER NEAR SIDE CUSHING in College Hill, Providence

THAYER NEAR SIDE CUSHING

thumbnail for Thayer StreetThe view of Thayer street while your walking down

Poopy Acosta
on Thayer Street

Photo of Pembroke Campus in College Hill, Providence

Pembroke Campus

Photo of Byblos hookah Lounge in College Hill, Providence

Byblos hookah Lounge

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Spiritus Fermenti

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Now Yoga and Fitness

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