The neighborhood of Allendale is located in the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
Allendale offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This neighborhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially around one of the railway lines. Finally, public green spaces are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, which makes it easy to access them from the majority of locations in Allendale.
The predominant housing types in Allendale are single detached homes and townhouses. The properties in this part of Jacksonville are very old, since most of its dwellings were built before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. The population residing in this neighborhood is evenly split between renters and owners.
The closest supermarket in Allendale is typically only a very short walk away. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in Allendale.
The car is very often the favored transportation option in Allendale. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of Jacksonville is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and it is straightforward to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. Allendale is not very well-suited for walking because running common errands is impractical on foot.