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Living in Dawson Austin

Dawson is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with 2,634 residents.

Dawson has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Galindo, St. Edwards, South Lamar, Bouldin Creek, West Congress, East Congress and South River City.

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Walk Score of Dawson, Austin, TX

Dawson is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Go Greene Automotive

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Torchy's Tacos

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Dawson Austin.

Dawson is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with a Walk Score of 70.

Find apartments in Austin's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, West University and University of Texas-Austin.

Dawson Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Dawson to other Austin neighborhoods.

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Population

11 Holly 75 46 79 3,990
12 Hancock 74 63 81 5,001
13 Dawson 70 48 70 2,634
14 Rosedale 69 42 67 3,351
15 North Loop 67 53 84 4,169

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 55 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Dawson.

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

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thumbnail for Go Greene AutomotiveOne of the coolest looking auto repair shops I've ever seen

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Transit Score of Dawson, Austin, TX

Dawson has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Dawson Austin apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Dawson has some public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Dawson has about 3 car shares from RelayRides and Getaround.

Bike Score of Dawson, Austin, TX

Dawson is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Dawson Elementary School

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Mystic Java Cafe (formerly Jeanie's Java)

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The Great Outdoors

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The Great Outdoors

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El Gallo Restaurant

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Dawson

thumbnail for Torchy's TacosBest tacos in town. And an outdoor patio to enjoy them. Get the fried avocado!

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Dawson

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Dawson

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H-E-B

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