The neighborhood of Deerwood is situated in the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
Deerwood is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially around State Highway 9A. Parks are rather difficult to reach since they are distributed sparsely. Still, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to discover.
The majority of the housing stock of Deerwood consists of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighborhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 40% are renters. Most housing in this part of Jacksonville was built since the year 2000, during its most significant housing boom.
It can be very difficult to reach high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from houses for sale in this part of Jacksonville. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to eating, purchasing one's groceries generally demands the use of a vehicle in this area. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well.
The best approach to navigate Deerwood is very often driving. Finding a place to park is easy. In contrast, commuting by transit can be very hard in Deerwood due to the low service level. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and most residences are close to a bus stop. Deerwood is not very suitable for walking because running daily errands is inconvenient on foot.