According to WalkScore.com, Minneapolis is the 9th most walkable city in the United States, with 59% of the people living in Minneapolis having a Walk Score of 70 or above. The top 10 neighborhoods have Walk Scores ranging from 85 to 91, which tends to appeal to Baby Boomers and first-time homebuyers alike.
Not surprisingly, the most walkable Minneapolis neighborhoods are mainly clustered around Downtown and Uptown Minneapolis, and the main campus of the University of Minnesota.
- Downtown West - 91
- Loring Park - 91
- Lowry Hill East - 91
- Cedar-Riverside - 89
- East Bank/Nicollet Island - 89
- University - 88
- East Isles - 88
- Midtown Phillips - 87
- Stevens Square/Loring Heights - 87
- Whittier - 85
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