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Living in Southwestern Hills Des Moines

Southwestern Hills is the 45th most walkable neighborhood in Des Moines with 5,817 residents.

Southwestern Hills does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Salisbury Oaks, Greenwood, Watrous South, Westwood, Frisbie Park, Grays Lake and Ingersoll Park.

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Walk Score of Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA

Southwestern Hills is a Car-Dependent neighborhood

Most errands require a car.

Most errands require a car in Southwestern Hills Des Moines.

Southwestern Hills is the 45th most walkable neighborhood in Des Moines with a Walk Score of 25.

Find apartments in Des Moines's most walkable neighborhoods: Carpenter, Downtown and Sherman Hill.

Southwestern Hills Des Moines Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 2221 Stanton Avenue in the Southwestern Hills area
from $655
1 bed
Walk Score 59
Rental info for 6001 Creston Ave # 48 in the Southwestern Hills area
$1,195
2 bed
Walk Score 4
Rental info for 6010 Creston in the Southwestern Hills area
from $630
1 bed
Walk Score 5
Rental info for Gray's Lake Apartments in the Southwestern Hills area
from $680
1 bed
Walk Score 27

Southwestern Hills Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Southwestern Hills to other Des Moines neighborhoods.

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Population

43 Waveland Woods 30 - 42 791
44 Sheridan Gardens 28 - 38 6,682
45 Southwestern Hills 25 - 35 5,817
46 Westwood 24 - 39 1,107
47 Gray's Woods 23 - 35 2,666

Eating & Drinking

There are about 21 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Southwestern Hills.

People in Southwestern Hills can walk to an average of 0.0 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Bike Score of Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA

Southwestern Hills is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

25
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