The neighborhood of Madison Park is part of the city of Santa Ana, California, which is located in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area.
The character of Madison Park is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This area is reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-situated, resulting in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations in Madison Park.
In Madison Park, roughly 85% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Most housing in this neighborhood was built pre-1960, during its biggest housing boom. This part of the city also has a variety of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 40% are rented.
It is very often practical for home buyers in Madison Park to purchase general and specialty groceries on foot. Likewise, Madison Park is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and a limited variety of cafes can be found as well. It is also a rather short distance to a decent selection of clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, in Madison Park, locals will usually be able to access primary as well as high schools on foot.
It is very easy for people traveling on foot to get around in this part of the city; many common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle, and various businesses are close by. Commuting by public transit is at times difficult in this area. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. In contrast, Madison Park is reasonably car friendly. It is a reasonably short car ride to the closest highway from any location in this part of Santa Ana.