The neighborhood of Matlock Heights can be found in the city of Wichita, Kansas.
Most areas in Matlock Heights are very quiet, as the streets are generally very calm.
Most of the housing growth in Matlock Heights took place before the 1960s. The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighborhood is an important part of its character. About two thirds of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and one third are occupied by owners. This neighborhood has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in this area. With respect to eating, shopping for one's groceries often necessitates the use of a vehicle in Matlock Heights. Nevertheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the nearest pharmacy, which can provide some staple foods.
Matlock Heights is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot, and nearby highways are very easy to drive to from any home in this area. However, public transit users may experience limited choices in Matlock Heights as a result of the low service level. Thankfully, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. Walking is not very practical for property owners in this neighborhood as meeting daily needs is occasionally difficult.