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Living in Downtown Dallas

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Dallas with 6,074 residents.

Downtown has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Cedars, Bryan Place, Deep Ellum, Oak Lawn, Roseland, Lake Cliff and Edgewood.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Dallas, TX

Downtown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Klyde Warren Park in Downtown, Dallas

Klyde Warren Park

Photo of Dallas Farmers Market in Downtown, Dallas

Dallas Farmers Market

Daily errands do not require a car in Downtown Dallas.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Dallas with a Walk Score of 90.

Find apartments in Dallas's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Oak Lawn and Henderson.

Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown to other Dallas neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown 90 84 67 6,074
2 Oak Lawn 86 59 68 23,734
3 Henderson 83 41 53 3,504

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 385 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 34 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Dallas Chop House in Downtown, Dallas

Dallas Chop House

Photo of Dallas Marriott City Center in Downtown, Dallas

Dallas Marriott City Center

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thumbnail for Klyde Warren ParkPeople doing yoga at Klyde Warren Park in downtown Dallas. The park was built over Woodall Rogers freeway and has many free activities.

Brian C
on Klyde Warren Park

Transit Score of Downtown, Dallas, TX

Downtown has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Downtown Dallas apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown has excellent public transportation and about 33 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Modesty Foreman

I can honestly say that have I lived in downtown Dallas during one of its most exciting times. I've witnessed the revitalization of this beautiful community and watched it transform.

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Photo of Harwood Center in Downtown, Dallas

Harwood Center

Photo of Dallas Marriott City Center in Downtown, Dallas

Dallas Marriott City Center

Photo of DP&L Flats in Downtown, Dallas

DP&L Flats

Brian C

I live in downtown Dallas and think it's a great place to live.

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Photo of Sixth Floor Museum Shop in Downtown, Dallas

Sixth Floor Museum Shop

Photo of Fountain Place in Downtown, Dallas

Fountain Place

Photo of Founder's Plaza in Downtown, Dallas

Founder's Plaza

Bike Score of Downtown, Dallas, TX

Downtown is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Pioneer Plaza Cattle Sculptures in Downtown, Dallas

Pioneer Plaza Cattle Sculptures

Photo of Dallas City Hall Plaza in Downtown, Dallas

Dallas City Hall Plaza

Photo of J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in Downtown, Dallas

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library

Photo of Sixth Floor Museum Shop in Downtown, Dallas

Sixth Floor Museum Shop

Photo of Sixth Floor Museum Shop in Downtown, Dallas

Sixth Floor Museum Shop

Photo of Fountain Place in Downtown, Dallas

Fountain Place

thumbnail for Dallas Farmers MarketCheck out this farmers market’s fair-like atmosphere. From fresh, local produce, live performances and a giant pumpkin patch in the fall, this place has entertainment for the whole family. #farmersmarket Photo: Dallas Farmers Market

Walk Score Team
on Dallas Farmers Market

Photo of Main Street Garden Park in Downtown, Dallas

Main Street Garden Park

Photo of Harwood Center in Downtown, Dallas

Harwood Center

Photo of The Dallas World Aquarium in Downtown, Dallas

The Dallas World Aquarium

Photo of SpringHill Suites Dallas Downtown/West End in Downtown, Dallas

SpringHill Suites Dallas Downtown/West End

thumbnail for Sixth Floor Museum ShopBook depository from where JFK was shot. #westendhistoricdistrict

Vinnie Mosquera
on Sixth Floor Museum Shop

Photo of Chop House Burger in Downtown, Dallas

Chop House Burger

Photo of Booker T. Washington High School in Downtown, Dallas

Booker T. Washington High School

Photo of Founder's Plaza in Downtown, Dallas

Founder's Plaza

thumbnail for Sixth Floor Museum ShopBuilding where JFK's assassinator shot JFK from the 6th floor. The building is now a museum that tells a lot of history about JFK and the assassination.

Brian C
on Sixth Floor Museum Shop

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