Located in Rhode Island, United States, the town of Johnston is situated in the Providence metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Johnston. Access to green spaces in the town, like Tasca Field and Memorial Park, is easy and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to discover. The noise levels in this part of the Providence metropolitan area are also reasonably low, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case around Interstate 295.
About three quarters of the properties in the town are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. In this town, about two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. The median year of construction for dwellings in this part of the Providence metropolitan area is 1975. This town has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from homes for sale in Johnston. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. In terms of eating, a portion of residents in Johnston may be able to do their grocery shopping on foot in one of around 40 stores, while others will need a vehicle. There are also over 100 restaurants and cafes in this part of the Providence metropolitan area.
The favored approach to navigate this town is very often a car. Nearby highways, such as Interstate 295, are easy to access from any location in this part of the Providence metropolitan area, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, residents using public transit may have very few choices in Johnston due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the town, and most homes are near a bus stop. This town is not very well-suited for traveling on foot since running daily errands is occasionally difficult by walking.