College Downs is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina.
College Downs offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is good for those who like quiet surroundings, as the streets are generally reasonably peaceful. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to explore, such as Toby Creek Greenway and Newell Community Park, and they are especially well-spread out, making them easy to get to.
In College Downs, many of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. The average year of construction for properties in this area is 1995. This part of Charlotte is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and one quarter are owners.
There are only a few primary schools in College Downs and consequently they can be a rather long walk away. In addition, this part of the city does not contain any high schools. Regarding eating, it is easy to reach the nearest supermarket by walking from any home in College Downs. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well.
Driving is a great means of transportation in College Downs. It is especially convenient to park. However, College Downs is not very transit friendly. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are not very conducive to walking because few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.