Neighborhood Profiles


A West 3rd Street corridor neighborhood

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Walk Score *

49 / 100

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Bike Score *

57 / 100

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Transit Score *

TB / 100

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Average House Size

1,080 sq. ft.

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Average Lot Size

5,227 sq. ft.

Artist painting mural in Westwood, Dayton OH
Wesley Park, Dayton OH
Homes in Westwood, Dayton OH

Westwood Collaborative Network Neighborhood Association
Contact: Simenola Meriner

Westwood is located on the City’s west side along Gettysburg Avenue, West Third Street, Kilmer Street, and James H. McGee Boulevard. The neighborhood also includes part of Wolf Creek on its northern end.

Homes in Westwood are single-story bungalow and Cape Cod style structures with relatively smaller lots and detached garages.

Westwood is home to Wesleyan MetroPark, part of the Five Rivers MetroParks system. Situated on the recently restored Wolf Creek, this park features more than 1.5 miles of hiking trails, a shelter house, playground, fishing, and Adventure Central, a fun and exciting youth education center.

The Wesley Community Center is also in the heart of the Westwood neighborhood, providing after school programs, workforce development, and a community pantry.

Local businesses are within a short walk or drive along Gettysburg Avenue and West Third Street. SugarCreek Packing is a large facility on the west side of the neighborhood providing investment and employment opportunities to the area.

Quick Stats


Zip Code(s) 45402, 45417

Neighborhood(s) Westwood

Housing Units/Acre 4

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A street in Westwood, Dayton OH
The public library in Westwood, Dayton OH

* All scores with asterisk are from Walk Score