Brewer's Hill, Milwaukee, WI

Brewers Hill Neighborhood Guide Milwaukee, WI

About

Brewers Hill is a historic, vibrant neighborhood located in the heart of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Known for its beautifully preserved 19th-century houses, this area is bounded by North Avenue to the north, Holton Street to the east, the Milwaukee River to the west, and Pleasant Street to the south. The neighborhood stands out for its close proximity to vibrant downtown, major highways, and a wealth of cultural attractions. It's widely recognized for its unique blend of history, culture, and modern living.

What You Will Love about Brewers Hill, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

  • The meticulously preserved historic homes that give a unique character to the neighborhood.
  • The close-knit community culture that promotes neighborly interaction and community participation.
  • The exquisite views of downtown Milwaukee and the Milwaukee River.
  • Its central location, making it easy to access the city's main attractions, parks, and dining options.

What's Nearby

Brewers Hill is just a stone's throw away from downtown Milwaukee, boasting a rich array of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. The neighborhood is also adjacent to Schlitz Park, a large office park that's home to several businesses. Moreover, the Milwaukee River Walk, a citywide public walkway with beautiful views, runs along the western boundary of the neighborhood.

Lifestyle

Life in Brewers Hill is a blend of urban and suburban vibes, with a strong sense of community and a hint of nostalgia. Its residents enjoy easy access to the bustling city life, while also being part of a serene, historic neighborhood. The nearby river and parks offer ample outdoor activities, while local festivals and events bring the community together.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 244 restaurants, 34 grocery stores, and 26 parks within a mile of the Brewer's Hill neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Pueblo Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    2029 N Holton St

  • GROCERY
    Malone's Fine Sausage

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store / Supermarket, Sausage Store

    0.3 miles

    300 W Walnut St

  • GROCERY
    Fresh Thyme Farmers Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    470 E Pleasant St

  • GROCERY
    Pete's Fruit Market - Bronzeville

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    2303 N Dr Martin Luther King Dr

  • GROCERY
    Best Food & Meat Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    2430 N Dr Martin Luther King Dr

  • GROCERY
    Wright Street Food Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    2501 N Holton St

Brewers Hill Apartments and Rentals

179 Rental properties in Brewer's Hill, Milwaukee, WI.

  • McAuley Apartments property

    $893+

    McAuley Apartments

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    425–1000 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • East Side Apartments property

    $629+

    East Side Apartments

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    500–675 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Harborside Apartments property

    $950+

    Harborside Apartments

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    553–972 Sqft

    Not Available

  • 1660 North Prospect Avenue property

    $2,850

    1660 North Prospect Avenue

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1250 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2667 North Palmer Street property

    $1,000

    2667 North Palmer Street

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1600 Sqft

    Available 8/1

  • 1803 North Astor Street property

    $1,500

    1803 North Astor Street

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1000 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
6.2%
5.5%
utilities
1.7%
5.4%
food
0.5%
0.4%
transportation
1.1%
5.3%
healthcare
3.9%
19.8%

Brewers Hill Demographics

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Brewers Hill Reviews

people smiling
  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Safe For Families

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

Brewers Hill Transportation

walk bike and transit

Very Walkable

83/100
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.

Very Bikeable

73/100
Bike Score®

Good Transit

60/100
1 other stop

SKGE Connections and Transport

Other

1850 N Dr Martin Luther King Dr

Source: foursquare.com

Brewers Hill Schools

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