Brookside Colony is a neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio.
It is relatively calm in Brookside Colony, thanks to the presence of very few pedestrians. Green spaces aren't well-distributed, making it sometimes difficult to get to them. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighborhoods.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing many of buildings in Brookside Colony, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Roughly 45% of properties in this neighborhood were constructed in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s. This part of Columbus has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even.
Home buyers in Brookside Colony typically have to turn to a vehicle to do their groceries. There are a few restaurants in this neighborhood. With regards to education, it is a reasonably short walk to access primary schools from most homes for sale in Brookside Colony. However, this neighborhood does not have any high schools.
This part of Columbus is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to park, and many houses for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Jack Nicklaus Freeway. On the other hand, Brookside Colony is not a very pleasant part of Columbus for getting around by public transit. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. It is impractical for pedestrians to navigate Brookside Colony since few daily needs can be carried out without the use of a car.