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Living in Downtown Roanoke

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Roanoke with 1,074 residents.

Downtown has good public transportation.

Nearby neighborhoods: Gainsboro, Old Southwest, Belmont, Harrison, Gilmer, Washington Park and Wasena.

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Walk Score of Downtown, Roanoke, VA

Downtown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Historic Roanoke City Market in Downtown, Roanoke

Historic Roanoke City Market

Photo of Roanoke Wiener Stand in Downtown, Roanoke

Roanoke Wiener Stand

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Downtown Roanoke.

Downtown is the most walkable neighborhood in Roanoke with a Walk Score of 86.

Find apartments in Roanoke's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Belmont and Gainsboro.

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1 Downtown 86 50 - 1,074
2 Belmont 73 43 - 3,059
3 Gainsboro 63 48 - 962

Eating & Drinking

There are about 82 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown.

People in Downtown can walk to an average of 8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Historic Roanoke City MarketRoanoke Farmers Market is a great place to find fresh veggies, fruits, rare arts and crafts and other unique finds. A great place to visit!

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on Historic Roanoke City Market

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