The neighborhood of Firestone-Garden Park can be found in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina.
Most areas in Firestone-Garden Park are quiet, as the streets are generally quite calm. Parks aren't well-distributed, making it sometimes challenging to get to them from a lot of locations in the neighborhood. Still, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover, like Firestone Community Park.
About two thirds of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the city is an important part of its character. Roughly 45% of homes in this neighborhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1990s. This part of Charlotte offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In Firestone-Garden Park, locals will often be able to reach primary schools by walking. On the other hand, residents may consider it difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian. When it comes to food, in vast majority cases, a car is needed buy groceries. Residents of Firestone-Garden Park can enjoy a few restaurants.
The best approach to get around in Firestone-Garden Park is usually driving. It is especially convenient to park, and nearby highways, such as Interstate 85, are quite easy to reach from anywhere in this area. However, walking is not very feasible for house buyers in this neighborhood because carrying out daily needs is difficult.