The neighborhood of Longview is situated within the city of Wichita, Kansas.
Longview is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Longview is an important part of its character. This part of the city has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The buildings in this neighborhood are very old, because roughly 95% of its dwellings were constructed before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built 1960.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from most homes for sale in Longview. However, there are no high schools in Longview. With respect to food, house buyers in this part of the city often have to use a vehicle to do their groceries.
The car is very often the preferred method of transportation in Longview. It is a short drive to the closest highway from any location in this neighborhood, and it is straightforward to access a place to park. In contrast, commuting by transit can be difficult in Longview due to the low service level. Thankfully, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Traveling by foot is not very popular in Longview, even though running daily errands is convenient by walking.