The neighborhood of Phillips West is located within the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in Phillips West. It is easy to find dynamic places in this area. Although the nightlife is quiet, there are a large number of people around most of the time, not to mention that there is a narrow selection of entertainment venues. Although the neighborhood is not home to any public green spaces, parks are especially well-distributed in nearby neighborhoods, making them easy to reach.
Around 85% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 15% are occupied by owners. In this part of Minneapolis, the majority of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the houses are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. The median year of construction for properties in this neighborhood is 1964. This neighborhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in this neighborhood. In addition, thanks to about 10 restaurants and a few cafes, this part of the city is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, for example on Lake Street. It is also easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, it is a short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in Phillips West. At the secondary level, both public and private schools can be found.
Phillips West will draw property owners that value various means of transportation. Traveling on foot is very practical for home buyers in this part of the city; most daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. With a few nearby bus lines, Phillips West features a fairly good public transit infrastructure. A car is also a reasonably good medium of transportation in this neighborhood. Nearby highways are very easy to reach from anywhere in this area.