The neighborhood of Glenbrook is situated within the city of Columbus, Ohio.
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Glenbrook. There are a few parks nearby for residents to check out and they are very well-situated, which makes them easy to access. This neighborhood is also quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier areas, especially around East Freeway or the railway line.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around 40% of the dwellings in Glenbrook, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This neighborhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around two thirds of the units in Glenbrook while owners occupy the remainder. Most homes in this area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, during its most significant housing boom.
Property owners in Glenbrook will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and cafes as well. When it comes to education, home owners may consider it difficult to get to high schools and primary schools on foot.
The best means of transportation in Glenbrook is usually driving. It is a short car ride to the closest highway, such as Freeway, from any location in this part of the city, and parking is easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in Glenbrook is quite bad. Thankfully, home owners have access to a few bus lines. It is impractical for pedestrians to get around in this neighborhood since few daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle.