The neighborhood of Fairgrounds is part of the city of Columbus, Ohio.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Fairgrounds. Although this area does not contain any parks, public green spaces are especially well-distributed in nearby neighborhoods, resulting in them being easy to get to from a large number of locations within the neighborhood. Finally, this part of Columbus is relatively quiet, due to the presence of few pedestrians; however those who are near North Freeway or the railway line may experience higher levels of noise.
In Fairgrounds, about two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this part of Columbus took place pre-1960. This area has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around three quarters of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters whereas owners occupy the remainder.
The closest supermarket in Fairgrounds is typically only a rather short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner. As far as education is concerned, it is a reasonably short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most properties for sale in Fairgrounds.
The favored method to move around in Fairgrounds is usually driving. Parking is generally easy, and most houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Freeway. However, public transit users may find limited choices in this part of the city as a result of the low service level. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. Walking is not very popular in this area, although meeting daily needs is easy on foot.