Art Center is a neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan.
Art Center offers a reasonably good selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant feel. There are a few parks close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-spread out, making them easy to get to. As there are few pedestrians, this area is relatively quiet, although there can be more noise for those who are around Walter P Chrysler Freeway or Edsel Ford Freeway.
Roughly 55% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Art Center, and the remaining homes are mainly small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. About 90% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder. Most homes in this part of Detroit were built prior to the 1960s, during its biggest housing boom.
It is especially easy to access the nearest grocery store by walking from any home in Art Center. Additionally, a restaurant is generally just around the corner. Regarding education, it is a very short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in Art Center.
Art Center is quite well-suited for traveling on foot; many daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car. Driving is usually the favored way to move around in Art Center. Most homes for sale are a very short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Edsel Ford Freeway, and it is convenient to park. However, traveling by transit can be occasionally challenging in Art Center as a result of the low service level. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby.