The neighborhood of East can be found in the city of Columbus, Ohio.
East offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Columbus is very good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to visit, including Blacklick Woods Park, and they are very well-distributed, making them easy to access.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing many of buildings in East, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Columbus happened between 1990 and 2000. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the properties in East whereas the rest are rented.
Shopping for one's groceries usually demands the use of a vehicle in East. There are a few options for those who value restaurants in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, there are only a few primary schools in this part of Columbus and therefore they can be a long walk away. Moreover, East does not contain any high schools.
East is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park, and most properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway. In contrast, the public transit system in East is quite bad. It is impractical for people traveling on foot to get around in this part of the city since very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car.