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What's it like to live in South Dallas?

The character of South Dallas is exemplified by its calm environment. There are around 20 green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, including Lemmon Lake Park and Singing Hills Park, making it easy to get to them. This neighborhood is also reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be calm - however noise can be bothersome close to Lyndon B Johnson Freeway, Robert L Thornton Freeway or one of the railway lines.

What kinds of homes are available in South Dallas?

In South Dallas, about 70% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area also has a good choice of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts renters and owners living in this neighborhood. Roughly one third of homes in this neighborhood were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.

What are the schools, restaurants and shopping like in South Dallas?

Some, but not all, renters in this area will reside within walking distance of the closest grocery store. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well. With respect to education, residents may find it challenging to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians.

What are the best ways to get around in South Dallas?

Cars are a great transportation option in South Dallas. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot, and many rental properties are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Robert L Thornton Freeway. In contrast, getting around by public transit is challenging in South Dallas. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is connected by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. Commuting by bicycle is challenging in South Dallas because the cycling infrastructure is rather limited, and cyclists encounter a significant amount of elevation changes. A majority of the houses for rent in this part of Dallas are located in areas that are also not very suitable for walking as very few daily errands can be run on foot.