The neighborhood of Houston Acres is located in the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
Houston Acres is very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Parks aren't well-spread out, which results in them being sometimes hard to get to from most locations within this neighborhood. Still, residents will be able to access green spaces in nearby neighborhoods.
In Houston Acres, around half of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city also has a good variety of housing size options - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and home owners is about even. About 45% of properties in this neighborhood were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Home buyers in Houston Acres usually need a car to reach the closest grocery store. Nonetheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and for this reason some staple foods is ordinarily convenient. Regarding education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Houston Acres.
Houston Acres is an extremely good part of Louisville for getting around by car. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and many homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is very hard in Houston Acres. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most houses are close to a bus stop. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are not particularly convenient for walking since running daily errands is at times challenging.