The neighborhood of Highlands Douglas is part of the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
Highlands Douglas offers a good selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant feel. Parks are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes it easy to get to them. Since there are few people out and about on the streets, this neighborhood is relatively quiet, although.
In Highlands Douglas, around 60% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighborhood also has a good choice of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about three quarters of the dwellings in Highlands Douglas whereas renters occupy the remainder. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place pre-1960.
Property owners in Highlands Douglas will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Moreover, this part of Louisville is a good place in which to eat out, for example on Douglass Boulevard. In terms of education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from most properties for sale in this area. However, this neighborhood does not have any high schools.
Traveling on foot is quite feasible for home buyers in this neighborhood; meeting daily needs is easy by walking. The public transit service in Highlands Douglas is not very frequent. Nonetheless, home owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. However, the favored transportation option in this part of the city is usually a car. It is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from any location in Highlands Douglas, and it is very easy to find a parking spot.