Oak Cliff, Dallas, TX

Oak Cliff Neighborhood Guide Dallas, TX


Oak Cliff is a vibrant neighborhood located in Southwest Dallas, Texas. Known for its historical architecture, diverse community, and rich cultural scene, Oak Cliff is bounded by Interstate 35E to the east, Loop 12 to the west, Interstate 30 to the north, and Camp Wisdom Road to the south. This neighborhood is popular for its restaurants, music venues, and boutique stores primarily located in the Bishop Arts District.

What You Will Love about Oak Cliff, Dallas, Texas

  • The rich cultural scene in the Bishop Arts District, known for its eclectic shops, restaurants, and art galleries.
  • The beautiful historic neighborhoods and architecture, particularly in the Winnetka Heights district.
  • Close proximity to nature with the Twelve Hills Nature Center and Kessler Park offering a vast green space for outdoor activities.

What’s Nearby

Oak Cliff is a stone's throw away from downtown Dallas, making it an ideal place for professionals. For nature enthusiasts, the Great Trinity Forest, the largest urban hardwood forest in the United States, is just south of Oak Cliff. The neighborhood is also near the Dallas Zoo, perfect for family outings.

The Rental Market

The rental market in Oak Cliff is relatively affordable compared to other Dallas neighborhoods. The average rent for a one-bedroom apartment in the past 12 months was $1,310. The prices ranged from $1,299 to $1,360, suggesting a competitive market for renters.

Rental Price Stability

The rental prices in Oak Cliff have displayed relative stability over the last 12 months. With a standard deviation of just $20.21, renters can predict future rental prices with higher certainty.


Oak Cliff is known for its vibrant lifestyle with a mix of arts, culture, and outdoor activities. The community is diverse, supporting a rich array of cuisines, music, and festivals. It's a perfect neighborhood for those who appreciate historical charm, yet enjoy an urban, creative lifestyle.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 463 restaurants, 115 grocery stores, and 69 parks within a mile of the Oak Cliff neighborhood.

    QT Food Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    4328 S Marsalis Ave

    Stop 'n Save Food Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    1406 E Overton Rd

    Ann Arbor Store Food Store

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    1562 E Ann Arbor Ave

    Big T Plaza

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    0.9 miles

    4515 Village Fair Dr

    Glorious Gherkins

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    4515 Village Fair Dr

    Walmart Grocery Pickup & Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    200 Short Blvd

Oak Cliff Apartments and Rentals

829 Rental properties in Oak Cliff, Dallas, TX.

  • Gateway Oak Cliff property


    Gateway Oak Cliff

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    602–1274 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • Greens of Hickory Trail property


    Greens of Hickory Trail

    2–3 Beds • 2 Baths

    911–1332 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • The Statler Residences property


    The Statler Residences

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    501–2585 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • The Westerly property


    The Westerly

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    549–1762 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • 1906 at Bishop Ridge property


    1906 at Bishop Ridge

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    478–1078 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • Oaks Trinity property


    Oaks Trinity

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    504–1627 Sqft

    2 Units Available

Cost of Living

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Oak Cliff Demographics

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Oak Cliff Reviews

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  • Area Has Litter


    Say 31 of 40 renters

  • Area Has Potholes


    Say 29 of 40 renters

  • Busy Streets


    Say 27 of 40 renters

  • Noise Late At Night


    Say 26 of 40 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores


    Say 26 of 40 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings


    Say 25 of 40 renters

Oak Cliff Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

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

Bike Score®

Some Transit

1 bus stop, 6 train stops, 2 other stops

Kiest Station

Train Stop

3300 S Lancaster Rd

VA Medical Center

Train Stop

4510 S Lancaster Rd

DART Police Department


2111 S Corinth Street Rd

Source: foursquare.com

Oak Cliff Schools

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