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Living in Southwest Raleigh Raleigh

Southwest Raleigh is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with 18,923 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Central, Hillsborough, South Central, North Central, Wade, Mordecai and Five Points.

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Walk Score of Southwest Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

Southwest Raleigh is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

Most errands require a car in Southwest Raleigh Raleigh.

Southwest Raleigh is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with a Walk Score of 28.

Find apartments in Raleigh's most walkable neighborhoods: Central, Hillsborough and North Central.

Southwest Raleigh Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Southwest Raleigh to other Raleigh neighborhoods.

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Population

9 East Raleigh 37 34 48 10,937
10 Six Forks 31 28 43 9,302
11 Southwest Raleigh 28 35 36 18,923
12 North Raleigh 27 18 36 77,971
13 West Raleigh 26 32 41 31,719

See Walk Score rankings for all Raleigh neighborhoods.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 82 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Southwest Raleigh.

People in Southwest Raleigh can walk to an average of 0.7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Southwest Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

Southwest Raleigh has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Southwest Raleigh has some public transportation and about 16 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Southwest Raleigh has about 3 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Southwest Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

Southwest Raleigh is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Southwest Raleigh

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

Southwest Raleigh Crime Rate

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