The neighborhood of Hikes Point can be found in the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
Hikes Point remains relatively quiet, since there are very few people out and about on the streets. Public green spaces aren't well-distributed, making it occasionally hard to get to them from most locations within the neighborhood. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighborhoods.
Roughly 70% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 30% are rented. In this area, about 80% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. About half of properties in this neighborhood were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This part of the city has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In this part of Louisville, residents will usually be able to get to primary schools on foot. In contrast, there are no high schools in this part of Louisville. When it comes to food, a fraction of house buyers in Hikes Point may be able to access the closest grocery store on foot, while others will need a vehicle. There are also about 20 restaurants and cafes in this neighborhood.
Hikes Point is very car friendly. Accessing a place to park is generally easy, and most properties for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 64. In contrast, this neighborhood is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most houses are close to a bus stop. Walking is not very popular in Hikes Point, although many common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.