Livability Score

70
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities A+

There are lots of amenities close to this location.
Coffee (4) A+
El Artesano, LLC
Coffee Shop
Bella's Coffee House
Coffee Shop
Nevería La Michoacana
Coffee Shop
Mangonadas Del Barrio #2
Coffee Shop
Happy’s Pizza
Coffee Shop
Astro Coffee
Coffee Shop
Lucky Detroit
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Green Bean Cafe
Coffee Shop
Presotea
Coffee Shop
Tim Hortons
Coffee Shop
The Press Room
Coffee Shop
Awake Cafe
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Hot Taco
Coffee Shop
Cork & Grind
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
The Bottom Line Coffee House
Coffee Shop
Blue Star Cafe
Coffee Shop
Coffee Down Under
Coffee Shop
La Pecora Nera
Coffee Shop
Urban Bean Co.
Coffee Shop
Tim Hortons
Coffee Shop
Dessert Oasis Coffee Roasters
Coffee Shop
Avalon Bakery
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (2) C-
El Club
Nightclub
El Bosque
Nightclub
Matrix Theater
Theatre Arts
Geodesic Dome House
Attraction
Tuskegee Airmen National Museum
Museum
Senate Theater
Cinema
Great Lakes Indian Museum
Museum
Discoteca La Rancherita
Nightclub
Fort Wayne
Attraction
Prosperity Place
Museum
The Corner Ballpark
Stadium
Reyes | Finn
Art Gallery
Jackman Dramatic Art Centre
Theatre Arts
TV Lounge
Nightclub
University of Windsor Stadium
Stadium
Unknown Name
Stadium
The Blue Bird Inn
Nightclub
Dabls MBAD African Bead Museum
Museum
Live Coal Gallery
Art Gallery
Leland City Club
Nightclub
Masonic Temple
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Stadium
Cinema Detroit
Cinema
Mic Mac Park Splash Pad
Water Park
Cliff Bell's
Nightclub
Food and Drink (20) A+
La Fiesta Ice Cream
Sweets
V.L. Bar
Bar
Little Caesars
Fast Food
Vienna Market
Alcohol
Lena Market
Alcohol
Frank's Party Store
Alcohol
Cantina Mexicana
Bar
Ken Bruce's Party Store
Alcohol
El Durango Bar
Bar
McDonald's
Fast Food
Checkers
Fast Food
Blue Diamond Lounge
Bar
Joe's Market
Alcohol
Bodega Cat Party Store
Alcohol
Burger King
Fast Food
Alvarez Party Store
Alcohol
Vernor Express
Alcohol
Detroit 75 Kitchen
Fast Food
Shaun's Party Store
Alcohol
Pancho's Palace II
Alcohol
Subway
Fast Food
Giovanna's Lounge
Bar
Sidekicks Saloon
Bar
Abick’s
Bar
Donovan's Pub
Bar
Fitness (0) F
The Boulevard House / El Museo del Norte
Community Centre
LA SED Senior and Youth Center
Community Centre
Roberto Clemente Recreation Center
Community Centre
All Saints Neighborhood Center
Community Centre
Mackenzie Hall Cultural Centre
Community Centre
ACCESS Youth & Family Services Center
Community Centre
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Delray Community Center
Community Centre
Woodbridge Community Youth Center
Community Centre
Cass Community Services
Community Centre
CrossFit in the D
Gym
Pure Barre
Gym
St. Patrick Senior Center
Community Centre
St. Patrick Senior Center
Community Centre
F45 Training
Gym
Fit4Less
Gym
Hannan Center
Community Centre
True Fitness Windsor
Gym
International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit
Community Centre
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Chapel Hill Family Life Center
Community Centre
Dearborn Community Center
Community Centre
Groceries (8) A+
Chilango's Bakery
Bakery
Brown's Bun Bakery
Bakery
Donut Villa
Bakery
E & L Supermercado
Grocery Store
Hacienda Mexican Foods
Grocery Store
Mexicantown Bakery
Bakery
La Jalisciense Supermercado / Taqueria
Grocery Store
Supermercado la Jalisciense
Grocery Store
La Carreta Market
Grocery Store
La Michoacana Tortilla Factory
Bakery
La Michoacana Tortilla Factory
Bakery
La Gloria Bakery
Bakery
Prince Valley Supermercado Gigante
Grocery Store
La Fiesta Market Carniceria
Grocery Store
La Jalisciense Tortilla Factory
Bakery
Algo Especial Super Market
Grocery Store
Azteca Supermercado
Grocery Store
Honey Bee Market La Colmena
Grocery Store
Sheila's Cake Shop
Bakery
Garden Fresh Marketplace
Grocery Store
Save More & Discount
Grocery Store
Guadalajara
Grocery Store
Vernor Food Center
Grocery Store
Save-A-Lot
Grocery Store
La Rosa Bakery
Bakery
Parks (12) A+
Alayna Elabed Brighter Neinas Community Park
Park
Scarcyny Park & Garden
Park
Clark Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Boyer Playfield
Park
Military-Regular Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
St. Hedwig Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
25th-Toledo Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Harvey-Junction Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Malish Playground
Park
Martin Luther King Jr. Tri-Centennial Village Peace Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Clemente Playground
Park
Shops (41) A+
Violeta's Beauty Salon
Hairdresser
George's Flower Shoppe
Florist
Delia Fashion
Clothing
Southwest Styles Unisex Salon
Hairdresser
Flamingo Vintage
Clothing
Nice Price Fashion
Clothing
Nice Price Home Decor
Interior Decoration
Nice Price Toys
Toys
Lupita's Ideal Beauty Lounge
Hairdresser
V-West Food Market
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Fabric
BBW Sportswear
Clothing
15 Primaveras
Clothing
Rodriguez Vaquerita Western Wear
Clothing
El Valle Optical
Optician
Metro by T-Mobile
Electronics
Boost Mobile
Electronics
Family Dollar
Discount Store
Sonnenberg Hardware
Home Improvement
Guero's Barber Shop
Hairdresser
99¢ Plus Express
Discount Store
Moda Clothing
Clothing
Amy's Shoes and Accessories
Shoes
Lupe's Barber Shop
Hairdresser
Mobil Mart
Convenience Store
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commute A+

Of all people who commute, 3.2% take public transportation in Southwest Detroit.
Public Transit Stops (44)
Stops & Stations
A+
Vernor / Ferdinand (WB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Junction (EB)
Bus Stop
Junction / Vernor (NB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Ferdinand (EB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Junction (WB)
Bus Stop
Junction / Vernor (SB)
Bus Stop
Toledo / Morrell NS (EB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Campbell (EB)
Bus Stop
Toledo / Ferdinand (WB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / McKinstry (WB)
Bus Stop
Junction / Toledo (NB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Campbell (WB)
Bus Stop
Toledo / Lansing NS (EB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / McKinstry (EB)
Bus Stop
Junction / Christiancy (NB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Clark (WB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Cavalry (EB)
Bus Stop
Clark / Vernor (SB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Clark (EB)
Bus Stop
Vernor / Cavalry (WB)
Bus Stop
Toledo / Clark NS (EB)
Bus Stop
Clark / Toledo NS (NB)
Bus Stop
Junction / Plumer (NB)
Bus Stop
Junction / Merritt (SB)
Bus Stop
Junction / Porter (NB)
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
3.2%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Southwest Detroit is 85/100 - which is 4% lower than Michigan.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
A+
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime F

Southwest Detroit crime rates are 7,645 per 100k, which is 283% higher than Michigan
Property Crime
5,080 crimes per 100k
F
Violent Crime
2,565 crimes per 100k
F
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employment F

The median income in Southwest Detroit is $39,042 - which is 23% lower than Michigan.
Med. Household Income
$39,042
F
Unemployment Rate
7.4%
F
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health B-

There are many hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (14)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
Rite Health Farmacía
Pharmacy
Medicina Urbana
Doctor
Campbell Dental
Dentist
Family Dentistry Eva Karmo
Dentist
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Clínica Médica Familiar
Clinic
Southwest Discount Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Elite Health
Clinic
Engine Number 27 Fire Station
Fire Station
Kazangy Medical Dental
Dentist
Town Pharmacy
Pharmacy
CHASS Center
Clinic
Southwest Counseling Solutions Waterman Outpatient Clinic
Clinic
Southwest Counseling Solutions Waterman Outpatient Clinic
Clinic
Vernor Urgent Care
Clinic
Engine Number 10 Fire Station
Fire Station
Covenant Community Care
Clinic
Detroit Fire Department - Engine 16 (Fire Boat)
Fire Station
Engine Number 37 Fire Station
Fire Station
Rite Aid
Pharmacy
Salvation Army Detroit Harbor Light
Clinic
Unknown Name
Clinic
Springwells Medical Clinic
Clinic
Affordable Family Dentistry
Dentist
Unknown Name
Doctor
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
F
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housing A+

Southwest Detroit home prices are $72,842 - which is 43% lower than Michigan
Home Price
$72,842
F
Home Appreciation Rate
48%
A+
Home Affordability
1.9x (home price to income ratio)
A+
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schools F

The Southwest Detroit graduation rate is 48% - which is 44% lower than Michigan
School Test Scores
20%
F
High School Grad. Rates
48%
F
Elementary Schools (9) A+
Holy Redeemer Grade School
Clippert Academy
Neinas Dual Language Learning Academy
Maybury Elementary School
Earhart Elementarymiddle School
Charlotte Mason Community School
Academy Of The Americas
Cesar Chavez Middle School
Beard Early Childhood
Clemente Roberto Academy
Southwest Detroit Community School
Escuela Avancemos
Academy Of The Americas At Logan
Harms Elementary School
Phoenix Elementarymiddle School
Voyageur Academy
Hope Of Detroit Academy Elementary
Hope Of Detroit Academy Middlehigh
Cesar Chavez Academy Intermediate
Cesar Chavez Academy Elementary
Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy West Selden Site
Legacy Academy
Bennett Elementary School
Detroit Public Safety Academy
Burton International School
High Schools (3) A+
Detroit Cristo Rey High School
Western International High School
Academy Of The Americas High School
Cesar Chavez High School
Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site
Southwest Detroit Community School
Covenant House Academy Detroit Central Site
Voyageur College Prep
Hope Of Detroit Academy Elementary
Hope Of Detroit Academy Middlehigh
Legacy Academy
Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development
Way Academy Vernor Site
Detroit Public Safety Academy
Douglass Academy For Young Men
Universal Academy
Detroit Delta Preparatory Academy For Social Justice
Cass Technical High School
Priest Elementarymiddle School
Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern
Ser Youthbuild High School Academy
Ser Metro Youthbuild Learning Academy
Detroit School Of Arts
Capstone Academy Charter School Sda South Campus
Way Michigan
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ratings A-

Southwest Detroit has an overall rating of 80% from 4 reviews.
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Southwest Detroit Area Facts

  • Southwest Detroit has a Livability Score of 70/100, which is considered excellent
  • Southwest Detroit crime rates are 18% higher than the Detroit average
  • Cost of living in Southwest Detroit is 1% higher than the Detroit average
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A+ Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Southwest Detroit? Yes, there are lots of amenities close to this location.

Parks

Alayna Elabed Brighter Neinas Community Park
Scarcyny Park & Garden
Clark Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Boyer Playfield
Military-Regular Park
Unknown Name

Entertainment

El Club
El Bosque
Matrix Theater
Geodesic Dome House
Tuskegee Airmen National Museum
Senate Theater
Great Lakes Indian Museum
Discoteca La Rancherita

Food & Drink

La Fiesta Ice Cream
V.L. Bar
Little Caesars
Vienna Market
Lena Market
Frank's Party Store
Cantina Mexicana
Ken Bruce's Party Store

A+ Commute

Is public transit available in Southwest Detroit? Of all people who commute, 3.2% take public transportation in Southwest Detroit.
Drive to Work
69%

13% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
3%

2% higher than the US average

Walk to Work
2%

equal to the US average

A+ Health & Safety

Is Southwest Detroit a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are many hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Detroit Medical Center
Kresge Eye Institute
DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital
St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Henry Ford Hospital
St. John Providence Hospital
John D. Dingell VA Medical Center
Samaritan Center

Pharmacies

University Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Platinum Care Pharmacy
Wyoming Discount Health Mart Pharmacy
Southwest Discount Pharmacy
Town Pharmacy
Knight Drugs
Walgreens

Doctors

Grace Dialysis Center
DMC Health Care Center - Detroit
Bon Secours Internal Medicine
Northeast Physician Associates Health Center
WSU Physician's Group
Medicina Urbana
Detroit Medical Center
Lawrence B Rubin Dpm Pc

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