Greenway - Upper Kirby Area is a neighborhood in Houston, Texas.
Greenway - Upper Kirby Area offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. It is easy to get to green spaces since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This area can be relatively noisy, as traffic can occasionally be loud during rush hour, and businesses can also be a major source of noise, although that is not always the case in the neighborhood.
In Greenway - Upper Kirby Area, many of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the houses are mainly single detached homes. This neighborhood has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 30% are owners. The properties in this neighborhood are very new, since roughly 30% of its dwellings were built since the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a short walk from most houses for sale in Greenway - Upper Kirby Area. Likewise, there are a good number of options for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also convenient to get to a number of clothing stores on foot, for instance along Buffalo Speedway. With respect to education, primary as well as high schools are convenient to walk to from most houses for sale in this neighborhood. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
It is easy for people traveling on foot to navigate this part of Houston; many day-to-day needs are very convenient to meet without the use of a car, and there are also a fair number of businesses in proximity. The public transit network in this part of Houston is somewhat poor. Thankfully, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. On the other hand, the best transportation option in Greenway - Upper Kirby Area is usually a car. Coming across a place to park is generally easy, and the majority of properties for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway, such as US Highway 59.