Livability Score

72
/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 (8) A+
Time Market
Coffee Shop
Epic Cafe
Coffee Shop
Chocolate Iguana
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Woops!
Coffee Shop
Café Zopé
Coffee Shop
Espresso Art
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
The Scented Leaf
Coffee Shop
Caffé Lucé
Coffee Shop
Exo Roast Co.
Coffee Shop
The Coronet Cafe
Coffee Shop
Slot Canyon Cafe
Coffee Shop
Ike's Coffee
Coffee Shop
Gemstone Cafe
Coffee Shop
The Scoop
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Caffe Luce
Coffee Shop
The Scented Leaf Teahouse
Coffee Shop
Einstein Coffee
Coffee Shop
Hatch
Coffee Shop
Shot in the Dark Cafe
Coffee Shop
Cartel Coffee Lab
Coffee Shop
Eleven Cafe
Coffee Shop
Heemee
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (3) A+
Postal History Foundation
Museum
Mr. Heads Gallery
Art Gallery
Arizona History Museum
Museum
Goddess of Agave
Attraction
Butterfly Mural
Attraction
Arizona State Museum South
Museum
Arizona State Museum
Museum
Old Pueblo Trolley Barn
Museum
Museum of Art
Museum
Solar Culture
Art Gallery
Southern Arizona Transportation Museum
Museum
John P. Schaefer Center for Creative Photography
Art Gallery
Club Congress
Nightclub
Arizona Historical Society Downtown Museum
Museum
Rialto Theatre
Theatre Arts
The Screening Room
Cinema
Unknown Name
Attraction
Presidio San Augustin del Tucson
Museum
Tucson Presidio
Attraction
H20 Discotec
Nightclub
Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson
Museum
Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson
Museum
Unknown Name
Attraction
Fox Theatre
Theatre Arts
Snob Row
Attraction
Food and Drink (18) A+
IBT'S
Bar
Sky Bar
Bar
Dairy Queen
Fast Food
No Anchovies
Bar
Eat-a-Pita
Fast Food
Surly Wench
Bar
Frog and Firkin
Bar
Gentle Ben's Brewing Company
Bar
Auld Dubliner
Bar
Silver Mine Subs
Fast Food
Dunkin Donuts/Baskin Robbins
Fast Food
Chipotle
Fast Food
Che's Lounge
Bar
The Royal Room
Bar
Red's Smokehouse and Tap Room
Bar
Bison Witches
Bar
Jamba Juice
Fast Food
Panera Bread
Fast Food
Jimmy John's
Fast Food
Tap & Bottle
Bar
The Hut
Bar
Smoothie Factory
Fast Food
Domino's
Fast Food
Potbelly
Fast Food
O'Malley's
Bar
Fitness (0) A+
Tucson Indian Center
Community Centre
FIT Studio
Gym
Student Union Memorial Center
Community Centre
Yoga Oasis
Gym
Armory Park Center
Community Centre
Wildcat Crossfit
Gym
Blacklidge Community Center
Community Centre
Frances McClelland Leadership Center
Community Centre
Santa Rosa Neighborhood Center
Community Centre
YogaOasis Central
Gym
Hellenic Community Center
Community Centre
Planet Fitness
Gym
Yoga Connection
Gym
Fred Archer Community Center
Community Centre
LA Fitness
Gym
Chuze Fitness
Gym
Groceries (1) B
Woops!
Bakery
Food Conspiracy Co-op
Grocery Store
Johnny Gibson's Downtown Market
Grocery Store
17th Street Market
Grocery Store
Fry's Food and Drug
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
La Estrella Bakery
Bakery
Dolce Pastello Cakes
Bakery
Unknown Name
Grocery Store
Rincon Market
Grocery Store
Mendez Bakery and Tortillas
Bakery
Safeway
Grocery Store
Albertsons
Grocery Store
Valencia Market
Grocery Store
Walmart Neighborhood Market
Grocery Store
Beef Master Meat Market
Butcher
Albertsons
Grocery Store
Whole Foods Market
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Food City
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
La Baguette French Bakery
Bakery
Safeway
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Babylon Market
Grocery Store
Parks (8) A+
Unknown Name
Playground
Catalina Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Geronimo Center
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
De Anza Park
Park
Sculpture Garden
Park
Stevens Plaza
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Iron Horse Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Highland Quad
Park
Dunbar Spring Playground
Playground
Jácome Plaza
Park
The Main Mall
Park
El Presidio Plaza
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Sunset Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Shops (15) A+
Time Market
Convenience Store
Fourth Avenue Barbershop
Hairdresser
Everest Souveneirs
Gift Shop
D'Alba Salon
Beauty
Celestial Rites
Gift Shop
Asurion Phone & Tech Repair
Electronics
Blades
Hairdresser
Creations
Clothing
Antigone Books
Books
Urban Outfiters
Clothing
Dress Code
Clothing
Grand Central
Clothing
T-Mobile
Electronics
Hippie Gypsy
Clothing
Pitaya
Clothing
Circle K
Convenience Store
Boutique 8•1•6
Clothing
The Other Side
Fashion
Economy Restaurant Supply Inc.
Convenience Store
JJ Bicycles
Bicycle
Circle K
Convenience Store
The Bookstop
Books
7-Eleven
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Campfire Cycling
Bicycle
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commute A+

Of all people who commute, 3.0% take public transportation in West University.
Public Transit Stops (19)
Stops & Stations
A+
University Boulevard & 3rd Avenue
Transit Stop
University Boulevard & 3rd Avenue
Transit Stop
4th Avenue & 5th Street
Transit Stop
4th Avenue & 5th Street
Transit Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
4th Avenue & 7th Street
Transit Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
University Boulevard & Tyndall Avenue
Transit Stop
4th Avenue & 7th Street
Transit Stop
University Boulevard & Tyndall Avenue
Transit Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Euclid/Speedway
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Euclid/Speedway
Bus Stop
Speedway/Euclid
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
3.0%
F
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cost of living C

The cost of living in West University is 117/100 - which is 16% higher than Arizona.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
D-
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
C+
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crime D-

West University crime rates are 2,897 per 100k, which is 16% higher than Arizona
Property Crime
2,394 crimes per 100k
D-
Violent Crime
503 crimes per 100k
F
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employment F

The median income in West University is $30,374 - which is 41% lower than Arizona.
Med. Household Income
$30,374
F
Unemployment Rate
3.3%
B-
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health A+

There are many hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (1)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Saint Luke’s Home
Nursing Home
Unknown Name
Nursing Home
Campus Health
Doctor
Tucson Police Department
Police
University of Arizona Police
Police
Banner University Medical Center Tucson
Hospital
Leon Levy Cancer Center
Clinic
Sydney E. Salmon Building
Clinic
Tucson Fire Department
Fire Station
Anesthesiology
Doctor
El Rio Health Children's Health Center
Clinic
Unknown Name
Fire Station
El Rio Health Robert Gomez Building
Clinic
Arizona State Highway Patrol
Police
El Rio Health Cherrybell
Clinic
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Saint Mary's Hospital
Hospital
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Walmart Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Tucson Fire Department Station 5
Fire Station
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
D-
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housing C+

West University home prices are $315,600 - which is 78% higher than Arizona
Home Price
$315,600
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
27%
A+
Home Affordability
10.4x (home price to income ratio)
F
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schools B-

The West University graduation rate is 91% - which is 10% higher than Arizona
School Test Scores
34%
F
High School Grad. Rates
91%
A-
Elementary Schools (6) A+
Paulo Freire Freedom School - University
Roskruge Bilingual Elementary School - Closed
Roskruge Bilingual Magnet Middle School
Imago Dei Middle School
First Southern Christian School
Mexicayotl Academy
Al Huda Islamic School
Pima Partnership Academy
Downtown Alternative High School
Paulo Freire Freedom School - Downtown
Mansfeld Middle Magnet School
International School Of Tucson
Davis Bilingual Magnet School
Safford K-8 School
Safford Elementary School
Agave Middle And High School
Miles-Exploratory Learning Center
Carrillo Intermediate Magnet School
Ss Peter & Paul Catholic School
Highland Free School
Nosotros Academy
Southeast Region
Jefferson Park Elementary School
Sam Hughes Elementary
Teenage Parent Program - Tapp
High Schools (0) A+
Pcjted - Tucson High School
Tucson Magnet High School
Pima Partnership School The
City High School
Ha:San Preparatory & Leadership School
Alternative Computerized Education (Ace) Charter High School
Agave Middle And High School
Project More High School
Pcjted - Project More
Nosotros Academy
Southeast Region
Teenage Parent Program - Tapp
Pcjted - Tapp High School
Asdb/Tucson Deaf School
Asdb/Tucson Blind School
Intermountain Academy
Edge High School - Himmel Park
Salpointe Catholic High School
Saca Online
Southern Arizona Community High School
Amerischools Academy - Country Club
Desert Rose Academy Charter School
Presidio School
Amphitheater High School
Pcjted - Amphitheater High School
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West University Area Facts

  • West University has a Livability Score of 72/100, which is considered excellent
  • West University crime rates are 30% lower than the Tucson average
  • Cost of living in West University is 16% higher than the Tucson average
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A+ Amenities

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

Parks

Unknown Name
Catalina Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Geronimo Center
Unknown Name
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Postal History Foundation
Mr. Heads Gallery
Arizona History Museum
Goddess of Agave
Butterfly Mural
Arizona State Museum South
Arizona State Museum
Old Pueblo Trolley Barn

Food & Drink

IBT'S
Sky Bar
Dairy Queen
No Anchovies
Eat-a-Pita
Surly Wench
Frog and Firkin
Gentle Ben's Brewing Company

A+ Commute

Is public transit available in West University? Of all people who commute, 3.0% take public transportation in West University.
Drive to Work
41%

36% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
3%

1% higher than the US average

Walk to Work
24%

22% higher than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

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

Hospitals

Saint Mary's Hospital
Tucson Medical Center
Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
Banner University Medical Center Tucson
Banner - University Medical Center South
Saint Joseph's Hospital
Cornerstone Hospital of Southeastern Arizona
Arizona Cancer Center

Pharmacies

CVS Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Walgreens
Walgreens
Walgreens
Walgreens
Walgreens
CVS Pharmacy

Doctors

Campus Health
Evan Kligman, MD
codac
Copperstate OBGYN
Anesthesiology
Associates in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Urgent Care
Tristan Berry, M.D.

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