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Living in Downer Woods Milwaukee

Downer Woods is the 50th most walkable neighborhood in Milwaukee with 5,141 residents.

Downer Woods has good public transportation.

Nearby neighborhoods: Upper East Side, Cambridge Heights, Murray Hill, Northpoint, Riverside Park, Riverwest and Lower East Side.

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Walk Score of Downer Woods, Milwaukee, WI

Downer Woods is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Downer Woods Milwaukee.

Downer Woods is the 50th most walkable neighborhood in Milwaukee with a Walk Score of 65.

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

Downer Woods Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downer Woods to other Milwaukee neighborhoods.

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Population

48 North Division 66 56 - 7,836
49 Arlington Heights 65 55 - 4,752
50 Downer Woods 65 62 - 5,141
51 Franklin Heights 65 56 - 8,455
52 Enderis Park 65 47 - 4,989

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thumbnail for University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeThe UWM sign on the corner of Downer and Kennelworth. UWM is a large part of the Downer Woods neighborhood. #DownerWoods

Tim Albert
on University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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Downer Woods has about 2 car shares from Zipcar.

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Photo of UWM Bookstore Neebo in Downer Woods, Milwaukee

UWM Bookstore Neebo

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Downer Woods UWM

Photo of Downer Avenue Milwaukee in Downer Woods, Milwaukee

Downer Avenue Milwaukee

Photo of UWM Bookstore Neebo in Downer Woods, Milwaukee

UWM Bookstore Neebo

Photo of Downer Woods UWM in Downer Woods, Milwaukee

Downer Woods UWM

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Hartford Avenue Elementary School

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Downer Avenue Milwaukee

Photo of Otto's Wine and Liquor in Downer Woods, Milwaukee

Otto's Wine and Liquor

Photo of Otto's Wine and Liquor in Downer Woods, Milwaukee

Otto's Wine and Liquor

thumbnail for University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeHome to the under appreciated and legendary UWM Panthers. This campus stands as friend to the community home to the early GIS tools founding fathers.

Dee C
on University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

thumbnail for UWM Bookstore NeeboThis property has more reinventions than Flava Flav. One thing students and locals have some to expect from this spot is the campus bookstore and book exchange is off campus in this building.

Dee C
on UWM Bookstore Neebo

Photo of Carini's A Touch of Sicilly Restaurant in Downer Woods, Milwaukee

Carini's A Touch of Sicilly Restaurant

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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

thumbnail for Downer Woods UWMThe area is filled with lush green spaces. The area is kid friendly and also a great place for a picnic lunch.

Dee C
on Downer Woods UWM

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