The neighborhood of Firestone Park is located in the city of Akron, Ohio.
Firestone Park is reasonably good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines or Interstate 77.
In Firestone Park, the vast majority of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes are the main alternative in the housing stock. This part of Akron also has quite a good choice of unit sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 30% are renters. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened prior to the 1960s.
A supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a short walk from any location in Firestone Park. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity. With respect to education, it is a reasonably short walk to access primary as well as high schools from anywhere in Firestone Park. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Firestone Park is very car friendly. Many houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 77, and it is convenient to park. However, walking in Firestone Park is not very common, despite the fact that carrying out day-to-day needs is convenient.