Briarwood, Little Rock, AR

Briarwood Neighborhood Guide Little Rock, AR


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.


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.

    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


    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.6 miles

    420 S University Ave

    Mercaeo San Jose

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    106 S Rodney Parham Rd

    Shoemgk- Park Plaza

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.7 miles

    6000 W Markham St

    Park Avenue Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.7 miles

    400 S University Ave


    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


    Parham Pointe

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    811–1072 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • Governor's Park property


    Governor's Park

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    561–1042 Sqft

    Available 7/20

  • 2017 N McKinley property


    2017 N McKinley

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    871 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1906 Brownwood Unit A property


    1906 Brownwood Unit A

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    950 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2207 S Tyler Street property


    2207 S Tyler Street

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    878 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 18 Fairmont Drive property


    18 Fairmont Drive

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    950 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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Briarwood Demographics

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Briarwood Reviews

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  • Busy Streets


    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Litter


    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings


    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Potholes


    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Pet Friendly


    Say 4 of 6 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family


    Say 4 of 6 renters

Briarwood Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

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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

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Briarwood Schools

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