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Living in Southwest Atlanta

Southwest is the 115th most walkable neighborhood in Atlanta with 4,158 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Heritage Valley, Cascade Heights, Greenbriar, Campbellton Road, Kings Forest, Adams Park and Audobon Forest.

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Walk Score of Southwest, Atlanta, GA

Southwest is a Car-Dependent city

Almost all errands require a car.

Almost all errands require a car in Southwest Atlanta.

Southwest is the 115th most walkable neighborhood in Atlanta with a Walk Score of 21.

Find apartments in Atlanta's most walkable neighborhoods: Buckhead Village, Midtown and Sweet Auburn.

Southwest Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Southwest to other Atlanta neighborhoods.

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Population

113 Fairburn Heights 21 38 23 1,138
114 Collier Heights 21 41 25 5,593
115 Southwest 21 39 26 4,158
116 Brookhaven 21 25 28 2,358
117 Boulevard Heights 20 36 38 675

See Walk Score rankings for all of Atlanta.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 28 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Southwest.

People in Southwest can walk to an average of 0.1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Southwest, Atlanta, GA

Southwest has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Southwest Atlanta apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Southwest has some public transportation and about 2 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Southwest, Atlanta, GA

Southwest is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Southwest

Southwest has more violent crime and more property crime per person than the Atlanta average.

Southwest Crime Rate

Compared to all Atlanta neighborhoods.

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