Alvamar, Lawrence, KS

Alvamar Neighborhood Guide Lawrence, KS

About

Alvamar is a distinctive neighborhood located in the southwestern part of Lawrence, Kansas. It is tucked away in a primarily residential area, designed around the Alvamar Golf Course, offering a peaceful, relaxed atmosphere. The neighborhood has easy access to Bob Billings Parkway and is just a short drive from the University of Kansas. It's noted for its beautiful homes, appealing landscape, and community-oriented atmosphere.

**What You Will Love About Alvamar, Lawrence, Kansas**

  • The Alvamar neighborhood is well-known for its Golf and Country Club which offers activities for sports enthusiasts.
  • The stunning residential layout of the area provides a tranquil environment for residents to enjoy.
  • The neighborhood is close to different amenities and services, making daily tasks easier and convenient.

**What’s Nearby**

Alvamar residents enjoy their neighborhood's proximity to the University of Kansas and downtown Lawrence's vibrant amenities, including a diverse range of restaurants, shops, and local businesses. In addition, the neighborhood is close to Clinton Lake, a popular spot for fishing, boating, and picnicking.

**The Rental Market**

The Alvamar rental market has shown a stable trend over the past 12 months. The average rent for a one-bedroom apartment is around $982, with the lowest average price being $785. Despite some fluctuations, the prices have remained reasonably stable, as indicated by a standard deviation of $58.70.

**Rental Price Stability**

Rental prices in Alvamar have been relatively stable over the last year. The narrow range of $785 to $982 indicates there have not been dramatic swings in the rental pricing within the neighborhood.

**Lifestyle**

The Alvamar neighborhood provides a balanced lifestyle for its residents. The serene environment, coupled with the availability of recreational amenities like the golf course, make it an appealing place to live. In addition, its proximity to the University and downtown Lawrence ensures a mix of cultural activities and night life for those who seek it.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 38 restaurants, 7 grocery stores, and 6 parks within a mile of the Alvamar neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Hy-Vee

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    3504 Clinton Pkwy

  • GROCERY
    Dillons

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.5 miles

    4701 W 6th St

  • SHOPPING
    Westridge Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    1.6 miles

    601 Kasold Dr

  • GROCERY
    Micro Liquor

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Beer Store, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    1.6 miles

    601 Kasold Dr

Alvamar Apartments and Rentals

67 Rental properties in Alvamar, Lawrence, KS.

  • Wyndam Place Senior Residence property

    $850+

    Wyndam Place Senior Residence

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    650–850 Sqft

    Available 8/1

  • The Greens At Alvamar Apartments property

    $950+

    The Greens At Alvamar Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    710–984 Sqft

    Available 10/12

  • West End Apartments property

    Contact for Price

    West End Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    816–1258 Sqft

    Upcoming Availability

  • Meadowbrook Apartments and Townhomes property

    $575+

    Meadowbrook Apartments and Townhomes

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    435–1600 Sqft

    Available Now

  • Chase Court property

    $758+

    Chase Court

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    697–967 Sqft

    Upcoming Availability

  • Midwest Property Management property

    $595+

    Midwest Property Management

    1–4 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    Available Now

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
6.6%
23.8%
utilities
3.4%
6.4%
food
0.2%
3.2%
transportation
3.6%
5.3%
healthcare
4.1%
2.7%

Alvamar Demographics

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Alvamar Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

Alvamar Transportation

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Car-Dependent

26/100
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.

Bikeable

57/100
Bike Score®

Alvamar Schools

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