2. Norfolk, VA
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Percent of workers who live <10 min. from work: 18.0%Mean one-way commute: 20.8 minutesCommuter profile: Car: 79.8%, Public transit: 3.6%, Walk: 11.2%, Bicycle: 0.3%Median home value: $204,400Median rent (2br): $945
In Norfolk, 11.2 percent of commuters walk to work, the highest percentage of walkers on this list. Beach-goers will love that Norfolk is located close to Virginia Beach and Ocean View Beach Park. Norfolk is also home to the world’s largest naval station, multiple art galleries, and public gardens.