The neighborhood of Clifton is part of the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
Clifton offers an extensive selection of green spaces to enjoy. Public green spaces, like Exchange Club Park, are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes them easy to access. It remains relatively serene in this neighborhood, as there are very few people out and about on the streets.
The majority of the housing stock of Clifton consists of small apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings. This neighborhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts renters and owners living in this area. Most of the housing growth in this area happened between 1960 and 1980.
Locals will find that wherever their house is located in this part of Jacksonville, primary schools are close by. In contrast, there are no high schools in this area. Regarding eating, property owners in Clifton commonly have to turn to a car to do grocery shopping. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically convenient to access on foot and provide some staple foods. Residents of this area benefit from a few restaurants as well.
The car is very often the preferred approach to navigate Clifton. It is very convenient to come across a place to park. However, the public transit service in Clifton is rather poor. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and most houses are close to a bus stop. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Clifton, despite the fact that running common errands is convenient on foot.