Camden is a city situated in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, which is part of New Jersey, United States.
The character of Camden is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. There are approximately 10 green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, including Dudley Grange Park and Reverend Evers Park, and they are very well-spread out, which makes it easy to access them from numerous locations in the city. Most areas in this city are quiet, as the streets are usually reasonably tranquil - however noise can be bothersome near South Freeway, Interstate 76 or one of the railway lines.
In Camden, roughly 55% of buildings are townhouses, while large apartment buildings and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city also has a good selection of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this city rent their home while the remainder are owners. A majority of the housing growth in this city happened before the 1960s.
A supermarket is ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from most properties for sale in Camden. Moreover, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, and home buyers benefit from about 10 cafes as well. In terms of education, in Camden, locals will generally be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot. Apart from public schools, there are also private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
Camden provides house buyers with the choice between a diversity of modes of transportation. This city is a fairly convenient part of the Philadelphia metropolitan area for pedestrians; running day-to-day errands is easy by walking. With 3 train stations (e.g., Ferry Avenue Station and City Hall Station) with access to the PATCO Speedline, and around 20 nearby bus lines, Camden is home to a good public transit infrastructure. Camden is also quite car friendly. It is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 76, from any location in Camden, and coming across a place to park is generally easy.