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Southwind
  • Neighborhood in Wichita, KS

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Southwind is a neighborhood in Wichita, Kansas with a population of 7,599. Southwind is in Sedgwick County and is one of the best places to live in Kansas. Living in Southwind offers residents a sparse urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Southwind there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Southwind and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Southwind are above average.

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About Southwind...
Population
7,599

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$178,826
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,081
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$75,182
National
$62,843
Families with Children
38%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    39%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

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