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Living in Des Moines

Des Moines has an average Walk Score of 39 with 29,673 residents.

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

The most walkable Des Moines neighborhoods are Marina District, Pacific Ridge and Central Des Moines.

Nearby Apartments

39 Walk Score of Des Moines, WA

Des Moines is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Des Moines.

Des Moines Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Willow Lake in the Des Moines area
from $1,279
1 bed
Walk Score 47
Rental info for Viewpoint in the Des Moines area
from $1,310
Studio
Walk Score 65
Rental info for Majestic Bay in the Des Moines area
from $1,400
1 bed
Walk Score 60
Rental info for Soundview in the Des Moines area
from $1,370
1 bed
Walk Score 56
Rental info for Mariposa Apartments in the Des Moines area
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1 bed
Walk Score 43
Rental info for The Hanover in the Des Moines area
from $1,020
1 bed
Walk Score 47
Rental info for La Madera in the Des Moines area
from $1,195
1 bed
Walk Score 62
Rental info for Regatta Apartments in the Des Moines area
from $1,407
1 bed
Walk Score 59

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Des Moines Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Marina District 74 33 48 914
2 Pacific Ridge 56 42 50 4,947
3 Central Des Moines 43 36 46 4,718
4 South Des Moines 40 42 43 4,317
5 Woodmont 37 35 40 4,096
6 North Hill 33 34 33 4,905
7 Redondo 29 33 22 1,306
8 Zenith 21 34 39 4,030

Eating & Drinking

There are about 103 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Des Moines.

People in Des Moines can walk to an average of 0.3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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37 Transit Score of Des Moines, WA

Des Moines has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Des Moines has some public transportation and about 4 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

41 Bike Score of Des Moines, WA

Des Moines is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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