The neighborhood of Fern Creek is part of the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
Fern Creek is reasonably quiet, as the streets are peaceful - however noise can be problematic near Gene Snyder Freeway. It is sometimes difficult to get to parks since they aren't well-distributed. Still, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Fern Creek is an important part of its character. This neighborhood has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighborhood own their home and one quarter are renters. The average year of construction for properties in this neighborhood is 1977.
Locals will welcome that wherever their property is situated in Fern Creek, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are only a limited number of high schools and thus they can be a long walk away. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Regarding eating, house buyers in this area often have to turn to a car to buy groceries. There are also around 30 restaurants in Fern Creek.
The best approach to move around in Fern Creek is usually driving. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot. However, commuting by public transit is very hard in Fern Creek. Nevertheless, home owners are served by a few bus lines. Fern Creek is not very suitable for traveling on foot as most daily needs are difficult to carry out by walking.