Briarwood, Little Rock, AR

Briarwood Neighborhood Guide Little Rock, AR

About

Briarwood is a peaceful residential neighborhood in Little Rock, Arkansas, characterized by its well-manicured lawns and a blend of older homes and new developments. Nestled between Interstate 630 and Highway 5, Briarwood provides residents with easy access to the rest of the city. The area is acclaimed for its top-ranking public schools and proximity to key amenities. Additionally, Briarwood is near the Allsopp Park, offering recreational opportunities and a natural setting for those who enjoy outdoor activities.

What You Will Love About Briarwood, Little Rock, Arkansas

  • Briarwood is known for its quiet, tree-lined streets and family-friendly atmosphere.
  • The neighborhood's great school district makes it a popular choice for families.
  • Proximity to major highways provides easy access to downtown Little Rock and other parts of the city.
  • The close-knit community often hosts neighborhood events, fostering a strong sense of togetherness.

What's Nearby

Briarwood is just a short drive away from downtown Little Rock, where residents can enjoy a variety of dining, shopping, and cultural opportunities. It's also near War Memorial Stadium and Park, a popular destination for sports and outdoor events. The Museum of Discovery, with its hands-on exhibits, is another nearby popular attraction.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Briarwood is laid-back and mostly residential, making it an ideal place for families and those seeking a quieter pace of life. Its location offers a balance of accessible urban amenities and tranquil, suburban living. The neighborhood also promotes an active lifestyle with its close proximity to parks and recreational facilities.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 52 restaurants, 8 grocery stores, and 5 parks within a mile of the Briarwood neighborhood.

  • SHOPPING
    Stellar Sun

    Business and Professional Services, Home Improvement Service, Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning Contractor, Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    0.2 miles

    16 Betsy Ln

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.6 miles

    420 S University Ave

  • GROCERY
    Mercaeo San Jose

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    106 S Rodney Parham Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Shoemgk- Park Plaza

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.7 miles

    6000 W Markham St

  • SHOPPING
    Park Avenue Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.7 miles

    400 S University Ave

  • GROCERY
    Kroger

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    8415 W Markham St

Briarwood Apartments and Rentals

135 Rental properties in Briarwood, Little Rock, AR.

  • Parham Pointe property

    $915+

    Parham Pointe

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    811–1072 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • Governor's Park property

    $775+

    Governor's Park

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    561–1042 Sqft

    Available 7/20

  • 2017 N McKinley property

    $1,850

    2017 N McKinley

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    871 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1906 Brownwood Unit A property

    $900

    1906 Brownwood Unit A

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    950 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2207 S Tyler Street property

    $1,000

    2207 S Tyler Street

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    878 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 18 Fairmont Drive property

    $1,350

    18 Fairmont Drive

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    950 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
3.6%
18.6%
utilities
1.3%
5.5%
food
0.9%
7.4%
transportation
2.1%
5.2%
healthcare
4.7%
1.2%

Briarwood Demographics

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Briarwood Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 4 of 6 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 4 of 6 renters

Briarwood Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

53/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

47/100
Bike Score®

Briarwood Schools

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