Lighthouse Point is a city located in the Miami metropolitan area, which is part of Florida, United States.
The character of Lighthouse Point is exemplified by its calm ambience. Parks are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, making it easy to get to them. This city is also reasonably good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
In Lighthouse Point, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This city has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 80% of the properties in Lighthouse Point while the remainder are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this city took place in the 1960s and 1970s.
Primary schools are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in Lighthouse Point. On the other hand, this part of the Miami metropolitan area does not contain any high schools. With respect to eating, property owners in Lighthouse Point will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also around 50 restaurants and cafes in this city.
Commuting by car is straightforward in Lighthouse Point. Coming across a place to park is generally easy. In contrast, the public transit system in Lighthouse Point is not very accessible. Thankfully, the city is served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically relatively close by. Walking is not very popular in Lighthouse Point, although many daily errands can be run on foot.