Arcadia is a city situated in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area, which is part of California, United States.
Arcadia offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This city is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite calm - although that is not the case closer to the railway line or Foothill Freeway. Lastly, public green spaces, including Angeles National Forest and Sierra Vista Park, are very well-distributed and there are about 30 of them close by for residents to discover, which makes them easy to reach.
In Arcadia, roughly 60% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this city were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. This part of the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area also has a selection of unit sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this city own their home while the rest are renters.
It is often possible for home buyers in Arcadia to do grocery shopping on foot. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a limited number of coffee shops is available as well. Concerning education, in Arcadia, locals will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. Apart from public schools, this part of the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area is home to private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
Traveling on foot is reasonably practical for home buyers in Arcadia; running common errands is convenient by walking. Arcadia is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. However, Arcadia is very car friendly. Finding a place to park is quite easy, and most houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Foothill Freeway.