The Near Southside combines an exciting and eclectic urban neighborhood with a regional employment center in a 1,400-acre district located just south of Downtown in Fort Worth, Texas. The Near Southside has everything you’d expect to find in a vibrant urban district: loft apartments and townhomes, restaurants & coffee shops, neighborhood pubs, live music & theater, historic landmarks, and a wide range of businesses and career opportunities.
The district is easily explored via walking, bicycle, car, or public transportation, and it’s surrounded by several of Fort Worth’s oldest and most distinctive historic neighborhoods. The Near Southside is easy to get to from all parts of the Dallas-Fort Worth region and beyond, with multiple access points from I-30, I-35W, and the regional commuter rail network. The district’s central location in the heart of Fort Worth makes it a short trip from popular destinations in Downtown, the Cultural District, the Texas Christian University area, and Southeast Fort Worth.
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The Near Southside is home to a wide range of businesses and institutions that collectively employ close to 30,000 workers. Our employment base grows more diverse each year as entrepreneurs start new businesses here and outside firms choose new locations within the district.More Information
The Near Southside is home to two Bed & Breakfast Inns located in beautifully restored historic mansions that date from the beginning of the 20th century. For hotel options within the district, the Midtown project under construction at Rosedale and Forest Park will bring Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites to the area.More Information