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Living in South Lamar Austin

South Lamar is the 47th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with 8,136 residents.

South Lamar has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Galindo, Barton Hills, South Manchaca, Dawson, Westgate, Zilker and West Congress.

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Walk Score of South Lamar, Austin, TX

South Lamar is a Car-Dependent neighborhood

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in South Lamar Austin.

South Lamar is the 47th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with a Walk Score of 46.

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

South Lamar Neighborhood Ranking

Compare South Lamar to other Austin neighborhoods.

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Population

45 University Hills 46 40 39 4,662
46 West Austin 46 32 62 10,514
47 South Lamar 46 46 67 8,136
48 Coronado Hills 45 43 45 3,598
49 MLK 45 45 65 4,863

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 103 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in South Lamar.

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

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= More Choices

thumbnail for Taco X-PressThis iconic place captures the essence of Austin. It's edgy, but welcoming. Delicious breakfast tacos, quirky interior, relaxed patio and upper deck, live music, odd memorabilia...everything about it makes you feel like you're in Austin. This is at the top of my list for best Austin establishments.

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Transit Score of South Lamar, Austin, TX

South Lamar has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

South Lamar has some public transportation and about 7 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in South Lamar

South Lamar has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of South Lamar, Austin, TX

South Lamar is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in South Lamar

= Lowest Crime

South Lamar has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Austin average.

South Lamar Crime Rate

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