Located within the San Francisco - Oakland metropolitan area, Glenmoor is a neighborhood in Fremont, California.
The character of Glenmoor is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. This area is reasonably good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case around Nimitz Freeway. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to explore and they are especially well-located, making it easy to get to them.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Glenmoor is an important part of its character. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred in the 1960s and 1970s.
House buyers in this part of Fremont will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and there are also a few coffee shops in Glenmoor. A reasonable selection of clothing stores is also located within a rather short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, locals will value that no matter where their house is situated in Glenmoor, both primary and secondary schools are close by.
Glenmoor is well-suited for traveling on foot; many daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car. In contrast, commuting by bicycle is at times difficult in this area as the cycling network is fairly poor. Nevertheless, the topography is quite flat. Driving is a very good mode of transportation in Glenmoor. It is a reasonably short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Nimitz Freeway, from any location in this area, and it is convenient to come across a place to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in Glenmoor is fairly poor. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and it is easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences.