Situated in the Miami metropolitan area, Blanche Ely is a neighborhood within Pompano Beach, Florida.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Blanche Ely. Reaching green spaces from the majority of locations in the neighborhood, including Westside Park, is easy since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in. Thanks to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, this part of the city is relatively quiet; however those who are near the railway line or Interstate 95 may experience higher levels of noise.
In Blanche Ely, about 40% of buildings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 90% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas the rest are owners. The average year of construction for properties in this part of Pompano Beach is 1972.
Residents will welcome the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Blanche Ely. With regards to food, the closest supermarket in this neighborhood is generally only a very short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a small number of cafes can be found as well.
This area is a fairly convenient part of Pompano Beach for pedestrians; many common errands can be run on foot. Commuting by public transit is challenging in Blanche Ely. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and bus stops are generally nearby. In contrast, Blanche Ely is especially car friendly. The majority of properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 95, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot.