Harrisonburg is a city located within Virginia, United States.
Harrisonburg is reasonably good for those who need quiet areas, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially around Interstate 81 or one of the railway lines.
The median year of construction for houses in Harrisonburg is 1980. In this city, roughly 45% of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this city. This city has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Getting to one of over 50 supermarkets on foot is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in this city. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants. Concerning education, there are only a few high schools and primary schools in Harrisonburg and for this reason they can be an extended walk away. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The preferred approach to move around in this city is very often a car. Parking is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit system in Harrisonburg is not very accessible. Thankfully, house owners are served by around 30 bus lines. Many of the homes for sale in this city are located in places that are not very conducive to walking because very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.