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Living in The Fan Richmond

The Fan is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in Richmond with 13,433 residents.

The Fan is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Randolph, Byrd Park, VCU, Carver, The Museum District, Carytown and Oregon Hill.

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Walk Score of The Fan, Richmond, VA

The Fan is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Fan District

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Fan District

Daily errands do not require a car in The Fan Richmond.

The Fan is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in Richmond with a Walk Score of 90.

Find apartments in Richmond's most walkable neighborhoods: VCU, Monroe Ward and Carytown.

The Fan Neighborhood Ranking

Compare The Fan to other Richmond neighborhoods.

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Population

3 Carytown 92 - 76 1,403
4 Carver 91 - 83 2,734
5 The Fan 90 - 84 13,433
6 Shockoe Bottom 89 - 55 2,367
7 Jackson Ward 88 - 81 1,445

Eating & Drinking

There are about 238 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in The Fan.

People in The Fan can walk to an average of 12 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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8 1/2

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Buddy's Place

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Phoebe Reid

I'm a picture taker, a daydreamer, a memory keeper, a travel junkie, a storyteller, a fan of grilled cheese sandwiches and I have a wandering heart & soul. I currently live in Richmond, Va in an old and quirky part of town .

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fantastic thrift

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Tabernacle Baptist Church

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William F. Fox Model School

Bike Score of The Fan, Richmond, VA

The Fan is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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fantastic thrift

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Tabernacle Baptist Church

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William F. Fox Model School

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Shields Market

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Visual Arts Center of Richmond

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Fan District

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Fan District

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Fan District

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Meadow Park

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Retreat Hospital

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Suks Alterations & Cleaners

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Strawberry Street Market

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Robin Inn

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