Benjamin Hills is a neighborhood in the Wichita metropolitan area, which is located in the state of Kansas, United States.
Benjamin Hills is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several louder areas, especially around Interstate 235.
In Benjamin Hills, roughly two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighborhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while the remainder are renters. The average year of construction for dwellings in this neighborhood is 1967.
Primary schools are convenient to reach on foot from any location in this part of the city. In contrast, there are no high schools in Benjamin Hills. Concerning food, some house buyers in Benjamin Hills may be able to reach the nearest grocery store on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants.
This area is very car friendly. Many real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 235, and it is very easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit network in this part of the city is not very practical. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and it is convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. Most homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in places that are not very conducive to walking as meeting daily needs is challenging.