Southwestern Alexandria, Alexandria, LA
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Southwestern Alexandria Neighborhood Guide Alexandria, LA


Southwestern Alexandria, located in Alexandria, Louisiana, is a charming residential neighborhood that embodies southern hospitality. It's nestled close to the Red River and is easily accessible via Interstate 49. The neighborhood boasts a mix of historical and modern homes, creating a rich and diverse architectural landscape. It's also known for its lush greenery and peaceful ambiance, providing a respite from city life.

What You Will Love About Southwestern Alexandria, Alexandria, Louisiana

  • The proximity to the Red River allows for a variety of outdoor activities, including boating, fishing, and picnicking.
  • Access to the scenic Alexandria Zoological Park, a family-friendly attraction, is just a short drive away.
  • The neighborhood's easy accessibility via Interstate 49 and Highway 165 makes commuting easy.
  • There's a deep sense of community here, with regular neighborhood events and friendly locals.

What’s Nearby

Southwestern Alexandria is just a short drive from downtown Alexandria, making it a perfect location for those who want to enjoy city amenities but live in a quieter area. The nearby Alexandria Zoological Park is a family favorite, featuring a wide range of exotic and native Louisiana animals. Louisianans also love the Rapides Parish Coliseum, a multipurpose arena offering a variety of events and concerts.


Living in Southwestern Alexandria offers a blend of tranquility and accessibility. Residents enjoy a peaceful neighborhood atmosphere while being just minutes away from city amenities. Outdoor enthusiasts can take advantage of the Red River and numerous parks in the area, while those who prefer a more urban vibe can easily access vibrant downtown Alexandria.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 96 restaurants, 9 grocery stores, and 3 parks within a mile of the Southwestern Alexandria neighborhood.

    Interstate Battery Systems Of Central Louisiana

    Business and Professional Services, Repair Service, Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    0.9 miles

    2107 Bowie Dr

    Walmart Pharmacy

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    812 Belleau Wood Blvd

    Walmart Grocery Pickup & Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    812 Belleau Wood Blvd

    Town & Country Meat Center

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store / Supermarket, Meat and Seafood Store

    1.2 miles

    5801 Masonic Dr

    Mac's Fresh Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.5 miles

    4615 Jackson St


    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    2.0 miles

    1422 MacArthur Dr

Southwestern Alexandria Apartments and Rentals

44 Rental properties in Southwestern Alexandria, Alexandria, LA.

  • Magnolia Trace property


    Magnolia Trace

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    650–1206 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • 913 College Dr property


    913 College Dr

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 1202 Jackson St property


    1202 Jackson St

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    2428 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1214 Jackson St property


    1214 Jackson St

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    2473 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1205 Holly St property


    1205 Holly St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    996 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2402 Lee St property


    2402 Lee St

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

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Southwestern Alexandria Demographics

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Southwestern Alexandria Reviews

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Southeastern AlexandriaNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
Southern AlexandriaNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
Charles ParkNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
Garden DistrictNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
England AirparkNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
Martin ParkNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
CrossgatesNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
BriarwoodNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
Downtown AlexandriaNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----
St. Andrew's Links EstatesNeighborhood in Alexandria, Louisiana----