Southwest Real Estate Market Overview

Could Southwest, West Palm Beach, FL be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Southwest. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods n...ear Southwest such as Parker Ridge and Poiciana Park II. When you’re ready, Trulia has 10 resale and new homes in Southwest lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$176,450

Median Sales Price

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$206

Price Per Sqft

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$1,550

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Southwest show a 9% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -13% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Southwest for May 10 to Aug 9 was $176,450 based on 12 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Southwest was $206, an increase of 18% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Southwest for Jul 10 to Aug 10 was $1,550.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Southwest has very low crime relative to the rest of Palm Beach County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Southwest can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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6

Counts of Theft

1

Count of Vandalism

1

Count of Robbery


Best Schools in Southwest

There are 5 schools in Southwest.

Elementary Schools
9

South Olive Elementary School

Public, K-5

6

Belvedere Elementary School

Public, PK-5

3

Palmetto Elementary School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
4

Conniston Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
4

Forest Hill Community High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Southwest by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
27%
Single residents
Home owners
56%
Home owners
Median age
36
Median age
Household income
$36,713
Median household income
College educated
27%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Southwest commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
88% commute by car
0% commute by bike
5% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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