Downtown Santa Ana is a neighborhood in Santa Ana, California, which is located in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Downtown. It is easy to reach public green spaces in the neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in. Finally, many sections of Downtown is quite quiet.
The sizeable percentage of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Downtown is an important part of its character. This area experienced its latest housing boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder.
It is straightforward to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any location in this part of Santa Ana. Likewise, Downtown is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. It is also very easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, both primary and secondary schools are straightforward to get to on foot from most houses for sale in Downtown.
Downtown presents property owners with the choice between a diversity of modes of transportation. Most homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are especially suitable for walking; running daily errands is straightforward, and various businesses are quite close by. With a few nearby bus lines, home owners can count on public transit to navigate Downtown. Driving is also a fairly good transportation option in this neighborhood. It is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in Downtown.