Situated in the San Francisco - Oakland metropolitan area, Centerville is a neighborhood in Fremont, California.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Centerville. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out, such as Centerville Park, and they are very well-spread out, resulting in them being easy to get to from most locations within this area. Lastly, thanks to the presence of few pedestrians, this part of Fremont is relatively quiet; however there can be more noise for those who are closer to Nimitz Freeway or the railway line.
Roughly one third of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Centerville, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. The average year of construction for houses in this neighborhood is 1976. This area also has quite a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 55% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while the remainder are owners.
Locals will value that no matter where their property is located in Centerville, both primary and secondary schools are close by. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Regarding food, it is very often feasible for property owners in Centerville to do grocery shopping on foot. Additionally, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of choices, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well.
Traveling on foot is quite convenient for home buyers in Centerville; many daily needs can be met by walking. On the other hand, bicycling is sometimes challenging in Centerville because the cycling network is not very extensive. Nonetheless, there are a limited number of slopes for cyclists to brave. Centerville is very car friendly. It is convenient to park, and many homes for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, such as Nimitz Freeway. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is sometimes challenging in this area. Nevertheless, house owners can rely on the Fremont Station with access to the Capitol Corridor and Altamont Corridor Express (ACE). The neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most houses.