Located in Washington, United States, the municipality of Fairwood is located in the Spokane metropolitan area.
Fairwood is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. It is rather difficult to reach green spaces from most locations within the municipality since they aren't well-situated. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing around two thirds of the dwellings in Fairwood, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings. Roughly 45% of homes in this municipality were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s and the 2000s. This part of the Spokane metropolitan area also has a variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the population of this municipality own their home while the remainder are renters.
Some house buyers in Fairwood may have the option to buy their groceries by walking, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. There are also about 20 restaurants and coffee shops in this part of the Spokane metropolitan area. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from any location in this municipality.
A car is an excellent medium of transportation in this part of the Spokane metropolitan area. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is very difficult in Fairwood. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the municipality. It is inconvenient for people walking to move around in this part of the Spokane metropolitan area as carrying out daily needs is challenging on foot.