The neighborhood of Argyle Forest is situated in the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
Argyle Forest is reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around State Highway 9A. It is sometimes hard to get to parks since they aren't well-situated. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out.
In Argyle Forest, about two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. Around 45% of properties in this area were built in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1990s and the 2000s. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area. Home owners occupy about 60% of the dwellings in Argyle Forest and 40% are occupied by renters.
It is frequently possible for house buyers in Argyle Forest to shop for their groceries on foot. There are also a few choices for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes. Regarding education, it is a rather short walk to access primary schools from anywhere in Argyle Forest. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this area.
The car is very often the preferred way to navigate Argyle Forest. Parking is quite easy, and most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as State Highway 9A. In contrast, commuting by transit can be very difficult in Argyle Forest by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually a short walk away. Argyle Forest is not very well-suited for traveling on foot because very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car.