Lyon Street is a neighborhood within Santa Ana, California, which is located in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area.
Lyon Street offers an extensive selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy ambience. It is easy to get to green spaces in the neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit. This neighborhood remains relatively quiet, thanks to the presence of few pedestrians; however there can be more noise for those who are around the railway line or Santa Ana Freeway.
In Lyon Street, about half of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Santa Ana occurred in the 1960s and 1970s. Notably, this neighborhood is good for those looking for two bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 20% are occupied by owners.
It is straightforward to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from anywhere in this neighborhood. In addition, there are a good number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also a reasonably short walk to a decent selection of clothing stores. Regarding education, in Lyon Street, residents will typically be able to access primary as well as high schools on foot.
Traveling on foot is quite practical for home buyers in this neighborhood; running common errands is straightforward by walking, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Lyon Street is not particularly transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and it is very easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. On the other hand, traveling by car is very convenient in Lyon Street. It is easy to access a parking spot, and most homes for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway, such as Santa Ana Freeway.