Commonwealth is a neighborhood within Jacksonville, Florida.
There is an extensive selection of green spaces in Commonwealth. Parks are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, resulting in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations within Commonwealth. Due to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets, this part of the city is relatively serene.
Commonwealth experienced its most significant housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. The predominant housing types in this part of Jacksonville are single detached homes and townhouses. About 70% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while renters occupy the remainder. This part of Jacksonville is notably good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Commonwealth. With respect to eating, a grocery store is ordinarily accessible within a rather short walk from most homes for sale in this part of the city. There are also around 10 restaurants and coffee shops in Commonwealth.
Moving around by car is very convenient in Commonwealth. The majority of real estate listings are a short drive from the closest highway, such as State Highway 9A, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. In contrast, public transit users may experience very few choices in Commonwealth by reason of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not particularly far away from most residences. Walking is not very convenient for house buyers in this part of the city as few daily needs can be carried out on foot.