The neighborhood of Independence Village is located within the city of Columbus, Ohio.
Independence Village is a reasonably good neighborhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. The noise levels in this area are quite low, as the streets tend to be tranquil - although there are still several louder sections, especially close to East Freeway, Jack Nicklaus Freeway or the railway line. Finally, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore, including Blacklick Woods Park and Independence Village Park, and they are very well-distributed, which makes them easy to access from a lot of locations within this part of Columbus.
In Independence Village, roughly 55% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The average year of construction for properties in this part of Columbus is 1990. This neighborhood also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this part of the city is evenly split between owners and renters.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this area. As far as eating is concerned, in most cases, a vehicle is needed in Independence Village to access the nearest grocery store. Residents can enjoy about 20 restaurants and cafes as well.
Driving is very often the preferred method to get around in this area. Many homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 70, and it is especially convenient to park. In contrast, getting around by public transit is very hard in Independence Village. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are ordinarily relatively close by. It is challenging for pedestrians to move around in Independence Village as very few daily errands can be run on foot.