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Living in Southgate Milwaukee

Southgate is the 17th most walkable neighborhood in Milwaukee with 2,490 residents.

Southgate has some public transportation.

Nearby neighborhoods: Southpoint, Forest Home Hills, Layton Park, Morgandale, Polonia, Wilson Park and Alverno.

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Walk Score of Southgate, Milwaukee, WI

Southgate is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Polonia, Milwaukee WI

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Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Southgate Milwaukee.

Southgate is the 17th most walkable neighborhood in Milwaukee with a Walk Score of 76.

Find apartments in Milwaukee's most walkable neighborhoods: Juneau Town, Lower East Side and Yankee Hill.

Southgate Neighborhood Ranking

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15 Brewer's Hill 77 58 - 2,208
16 Concordia 77 56 - 3,076
17 Southgate 76 47 - 2,490
18 Clarke Square 75 52 - 7,684
19 Triangle North 74 57 - 1,539

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 29 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Southgate.

People in Southgate can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Leon's Frozen CustardThis iconic ice cream palace stands as a testament to the continuing legacy and history of the ice cream stand. This particular ice cream spot has been rumored as the inspiration for television show Happy Days Arnold's.

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Transit Score of Southgate, Milwaukee, WI

Southgate has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Southgate Milwaukee apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Southgate has some public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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thumbnail for Marcus Movie Theatres SouthgateThe Marcus Theatre Southgate is the premier destination to watch new pop culture film releases on Milwaukee's near South Side. The theatre is a great starting point for an evening of entertainment and fun.

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thumbnail for Cousins SubsThis Milwaukee original has grown bigger britches since its inspection in the 1970's. The sub shop is still a tasty stop for good eats anywhere in the city.

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