The city of Crestwood, Kentucky is situated in the Louisville metropolitan area.
Crestwood is reasonably good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as the streets tend to be calm - although there are still several louder areas, especially near the railway line or Interstate 71. Access to green spaces, like Briar Hill Park, is very hard from most locations within the city since they are distributed sparsely. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to relax in.
In Crestwood, roughly 90% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This city has quite a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 90% of the properties in the city are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. The properties in this part of the Louisville metropolitan area are very modern, because around 30% of its buildings were built since the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
High schools and primary schools are not numerous in Crestwood, and accordingly tend to require a very long walk to get to. With regards to food, it is very rarely possible for house buyers in this part of the Louisville metropolitan area to access the closest supermarket on foot.
Driving is very often the best approach to move around in Crestwood. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, walking is not very practical for residents in Crestwood as almost no common errands can be run on foot.