The neighborhood of Downtown can be found in the city of Honolulu, Hawaii.
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces will feel at home in Downtown. There are numerous things to do in this area for those looking for a dynamic vibe. There are very often a large number of people around, numerous of entertainment venues can be found nearby, and it is very easy to find bars because they are well-spread throughout the neighborhood. Public green spaces, like Sand Island State Recreation Area, are especially well-situated and there are about 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in, which makes it easy to reach them from many locations within Downtown.
Renters occupy around three quarters of the properties in Downtown while the remainder are occupied by owners. The substantial proportion of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this neighborhood is an important part of its character. The median year of construction for properties in this part of Honolulu is 1987. This neighborhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
Residents will appreciate that wherever their property is situated in Downtown, primary as well as high schools are nearby. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. In terms of eating, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Downtown. In addition, those who like to dine out won't have to go far in this area, where over 300 restaurants and over 50 coffee shops are available. Residents benefit from a very large number of clothing stores within walking distance, for instance along Hotel Street.
Downtown affords house buyers the choice between various methods of transportation. Downtown is an extraordinarily convenient part of Honolulu for pedestrians; all common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle, and there are also innumerable businesses close by. The public transit network in Downtown is very good. For instance, house owners benefit from over 50 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically just around the corner. A car is also a fairly good transportation option in Downtown. Nearby highways, such as Lunalilo Freeway, are very easy to access from any location in this area.