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Living in Knoxville

Knoxville has an average Walk Score of 31 with 178,874 residents.

Knoxville has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Knoxville neighborhoods are Downtown, University of Tennessee and Fort Sanders.

Nearby Apartments

31 Walk Score of Knoxville, TN

Knoxville is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of Tennessee Theatre in Knoxville

Tennessee Theatre

Photo of View of Sunsphere from Fort Sanders in Knoxville

View of Sunsphere from Fort Sanders

Most errands require a car in Knoxville.

Knoxville Apartments for Rent

View all Knoxville apartments on a map.

Rental info for The Henley in the Knoxville area
from $958
1 bed
Walk Score 46
Rental info for The Henley in the Knoxville area
from $964
1 bed
Walk Score 49
Rental info for One Riverwalk in the Knoxville area
from $1,240
1 bed
Walk Score 50
Rental info for Knoxville High Apartment Living in the Knoxville area
from $1,200
Rental info for Adelade in the Knoxville area
from $845
1 bed
Walk Score 26
Rental info for Sullins Ridge Condos in the Knoxville area
from $820
1 bed
Walk Score 29
Rental info for Fountain Place in the Knoxville area
from $755
1 bed
Walk Score 80
Rental info for The Knox in the Knoxville area
from $2,640
3 bed
Walk Score 85

Knoxville Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 82 64 61 1,219
2 University of Tennessee 80 46 52 5,684
3 Fort Sanders 77 51 49 6,195
4 Old North Knoxville 70 39 71 1,334
5 Fourth and Gill 68 49 76 746
6 Mechanicsville 60 38 51 2,205
7 Belle Morris 56 34 45 1,831
8 Parkridge 56 38 58 1,589
9 Oakwood 52 35 43 2,832
10 Vestal 50 35 48 508
11 Park City 48 37 47 2,816
12 College Hills 43 32 38 556
13 Western Heights 43 31 34 1,163
14 Beaumont 37 32 27 1,296
15 West View 35 30 28 938
16 Morningside 34 44 40 2,476
17 South Knoxville 30 34 33 9,378

Eating & Drinking

There are about 846 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Knoxville.

People in Knoxville can walk to an average of 0.8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for View of Sunsphere from Fort SandersA wonderful view of the iconic Sunsphere of Knoxville. Clinch Ave is a great street within the Fort Sanders Neighborhood to see both the beauty of downtown from a distance and the historical University of Tennessee Campus.

Melissa Lamicq
on View of Sunsphere from Fort Sanders

28 Transit Score of Knoxville, TN

Knoxville has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Knoxville has some public transportation and about 22 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

30 Bike Score of Knoxville, TN

Knoxville is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Renaissance IV in Knoxville

Renaissance IV

Photo of Apartment Buildings in NE corner of Fort Sanders in Knoxville

Apartment Buildings in NE corner of Fort Sanders

Photo of Knoxville Visitors Center in Knoxville

Knoxville Visitors Center

Photo of East Tennessee Children's Hospital in Knoxville

East Tennessee Children's Hospital

Photo of Abandoned Building in Fort Sanders in Knoxville

Abandoned Building in Fort Sanders

Photo of Christ Chapel in Knoxville

Christ Chapel

thumbnail for Renaissance IVStudent Living within the Fort Sanders Neighborhood that is convenient walking distance to many classes on the University of Tennessee campus.

Melissa Lamicq
on Renaissance IV

Photo of Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center in Knoxville

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Photo of Overlooking Campus and Cumberland Ave. in Knoxville

Overlooking Campus and Cumberland Ave.

Photo of 411 Gay St LLC in Knoxville

411 Gay St LLC

Photo of Sam's Party Store of Fort Sanders in Knoxville

Sam's Party Store of Fort Sanders

thumbnail for Apartment Buildings in NE corner of Fort SandersApartment Buildings in this area are very convenient to the access of the Hill of the University of Tennessee. Is also very close to World's Fair Park.

Melissa Lamicq
on Apartment Buildings in NE corner of Fort Sanders

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Photo of View of Ayres Hall from Fort Sanders in Knoxville

View of Ayres Hall from Fort Sanders

Photo of Firedog Pizza Deli/Market in Knoxville

Firedog Pizza Deli/Market

Photo of Houses within Fort Sanders in Knoxville

Houses within Fort Sanders

Photo of Intersection near Fort Sanders Regional Medical in Knoxville

Intersection near Fort Sanders Regional Medical

thumbnail for Abandoned Building in Fort SandersThere are actually quite a few poorly kept buildings through out the neighborhood. Its unfortunately because they do take away from the beauty and over all appeal of the area.

Melissa Lamicq
on Abandoned Building in Fort Sanders

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