Plumas, Reno, NV

Plumas Neighborhood Guide Reno, NV

About

Plumas is a serene, residential neighborhood located in the heart of Reno, Nevada. It's known for its large, mature trees and well-maintained, mid-century homes. Two key arterial roads, Plumas Street and Moana Lane, offer easy and direct access to the neighborhood. The neighborhood is also in close proximity to Virginia Lake and a few minutes drive from downtown Reno.

What You Will Love about Plumas, Reno, Nevada

  • Plumas neighborhood offers a peaceful and quiet environment with a touch of mid-century charm.
  • It's a highly walkable area with large, shady trees, making it perfect for leisure strolls.
  • Not far from the urban buzz, it's strategically located near downtown Reno, giving residents easy access to a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment options.

What’s Nearby

Plumas neighborhood is positioned conveniently near Virginia Lake, a popular spot for picnicking, walking, and bird watching. A short drive takes you to the heart of downtown Reno, filled with casinos, restaurants, and cultural attractions like the Nevada Museum of Art.

The Rental Market

The Plumas neighborhood offers a fairly higher-end rental market with the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment costing around $1,449. The rental prices in the past year have ranged between $1,449 and $1,850, showcasing a diverse selection of available accommodations.

Rental Price Stability

Rental rates in Plumas have shown a relatively moderate variation, with a standard deviation of $105.39 from the average price, indicating a stable rental market.

Lifestyle

Living in Plumas offers a blend of tranquility and convenience. Its quaint and peaceful atmosphere appeals to those seeking a quieter lifestyle, while its proximity to downtown Reno and Virginia Lake provides endless options for dining, shopping, and outdoor activities.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 283 restaurants, 35 grocery stores, and 27 parks within a mile of the Plumas neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    K J Mini Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.3 miles

    1086 S Virginia St

  • GROCERY
    Citi Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1000 S Virginia St

  • GROCERY
    Ponderosa Meat & Provision Co.

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.4 miles

    1264 S Virginia St

  • GROCERY
    Sam & Son Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    895 S Virginia St

  • GROCERY
    Save Mart Supermarkets

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    195 W Plumb Ln

  • GROCERY
    Butcher Boy Meat Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.5 miles

    530 W Plumb Ln

Plumas Apartments and Rentals

126 Rental properties in Plumas, Reno, NV.

  • Haskell Row property

    $1,450

    Haskell Row

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    540 Sqft

    Available 8/10

  • Grand Canyon Mews property

    $1,495+

    Grand Canyon Mews

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    650–1400 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • 320 Grand Canyon property

    $1,600

    320 Grand Canyon

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    Contact for Availability

  • Edgewater at Virginia Lake property

    Contact for Price

    Edgewater at Virginia Lake

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    767–1057 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • The Mod at Riverwalk II property

    $1,175+

    The Mod at Riverwalk II

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    250–1000 Sqft

    Upcoming Availability

  • Loft 205 property

    $1,240+

    Loft 205

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    365–981 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
0%
6%
utilities
0%
9.4%
food
0%
5%
transportation
0%
12.2%
healthcare
0%
11.9%

Plumas Demographics

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Plumas Reviews

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  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Tree Lined Streets

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 3 of 5 renters

Plumas Transportation

walk bike and transit

Very Walkable

88/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

78/100
Bike Score®

Some Transit

45/100
1 train stop, 2 other stops

Hyperg Media

Train Stop

100 N Arlington Ave

Greyhound Bus Lines

Other

155 Stevenson St

All West Coachlines

Other

1 E 1st St

Source: foursquare.com

Plumas Schools

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