Arlington-West End is a neighborhood in Birmingham, Alabama.
The character of Arlington-West End is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This area is very good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Lastly, reaching green spaces is easy from the majority of locations within neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
In Arlington-West End, roughly 55% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This neighborhood experienced its most significant housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of Birmingham is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy about 55% of the properties in Arlington-West End and 45% are occupied by owners.
It is very easy to access the closest grocery store by walking from any home in this part of Birmingham. There are also a few options for those who value nearby restaurants. Concerning education, primary schools are easy to walk to from most houses for sale in Arlington-West End. In contrast, there are no high schools in Arlington-West End. Residents are served by public and private elementary schools.
A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are reasonably conducive to traveling on foot; running common errands is easy. Public transit riders may experience few choices in this part of the city due to the infrequent service. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most homes. However, a car is a very good means of transportation in Arlington-West End. Most houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and it is especially convenient to find a parking spot.