Part of the Phoenix - Mesa metropolitan area, Chaparral Estates is a neighborhood in Gilbert, Arizona.
Chaparral Estates is reasonably quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Parks aren't well-distributed, which makes it rather difficult to reach them from the majority of locations in this part of the city. Despite that, residents will be able to access green spaces in nearby neighborhoods.
The predominant housing types in Chaparral Estates are single detached homes and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this area has happened since the year 2000. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About three quarters of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented.
Locals will find that wherever their home is located in this part of the city, primary schools are nearby. However, there are no high schools in Chaparral Estates. When it comes to eating, in all but a few cases, a car is needed purchase groceries. Nonetheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and thus some staple foods is typically convenient. A small variety of restaurants can be found in this neighborhood as well.
Getting around by car is very convenient in Chaparral Estates. Most homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, and it is very easy to access a place to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Chaparral Estates is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and most properties are close to a bus stop. It is challenging for pedestrians to get around in Chaparral Estates since running common errands is impractical.