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Living in Blacksburg

Blacksburg has an average Walk Score of 42 with 42,620 residents.

Blacksburg has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Blacksburg neighborhoods are Downtown, Bennett Hill - Progress and Downtown Eastside.

Nearby Apartments

42 Walk Score of Blacksburg, VA

Blacksburg is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Blacksburg.

Blacksburg Apartments for Rent

View all Blacksburg apartments on a map.

Rental info for 407 Laurence Lane in the Blacksburg area
$2,000
4 bed
Walk Score 16
Rental info for 300 Fieldstone Lane in the Blacksburg area
from $1,031
2 bed
Walk Score 7
Rental info for 535 Blackrock Drive in the Blacksburg area
$1,465
2 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Windsor Hills in the Blacksburg area
from $1,010
1 bed
Walk Score 4
Rental info for Apartment Heights in the Blacksburg area
from $702
1 bed
Walk Score 34
Rental info for Mill at Blacksburg in the Blacksburg area
from $830
1 bed
Walk Score 66
Rental info for Foxridge Apartment Homes in the Blacksburg area
Contact
1 bed
Walk Score 41
Rental info for Mt Tabor Village Apartments in the Blacksburg area
$1,506
3 bed
Walk Score 12

Blacksburg Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 85 54 93 816
2 Bennett Hill - Progress 82 54 91 640
3 Downtown Eastside 68 48 77 1,470
4 University 67 53 83 8,876
5 Miller Southside 55 43 84 688
6 Kabrich Crescent 54 45 76 4,705
7 McBryde 50 44 72 2,400
8 Mountain View 49 39 69 887
9 Apperson - Dickerson 42 42 56 923
10 Grissom - Highland 40 26 41 1,680
11 Main - Patrick Henry 30 35 51 1,607
12 Shenandoah 30 41 61 3,084
13 Glade - Westover 30 38 48 834
14 Ellett - Jennelle 29 28 32 1,797
15 Hethwood - Prices Fork 21 32 57 5,647
16 Farmview - Ramble 14 29 43 665
17 Northside Park 12 35 42 952
18 Alleghany 11 28 27 1,317
19 Tom's Creek 7 18 26 1,630
20 Woodbine - Wyatt 4 21 42 984

Eating & Drinking

There are about 106 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Blacksburg.

People in Blacksburg can walk to an average of 0.2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Lyric TheatreFree popcorn on Monday at The Lyric! The Lyric is a non-profit, historic theater showing popular and independent movies, plays, concerts, etc. It's a MUST see in Blacksburg!

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on Lyric Theatre

40 Transit Score of Blacksburg, VA

Blacksburg has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Blacksburg has some public transportation and about 11 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

63 Bike Score of Blacksburg, VA

Blacksburg is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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