Mead is a neighborhood in Wichita, Kansas.
Mead is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially near Interstate 135.
The population residing in Mead is evenly split between renters and owners. The housing stock of this part of Wichita is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred prior to the 1960s. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
The nearest supermarket in this part of Wichita is usually only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about nearby restaurants. When it comes to education, locals will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in Mead.
Getting around by car is very convenient in Mead. Many houses for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 135, and coming across a place to park is easy. However, commuting by transit can be very hard in Mead as a result of the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. Walking is not particularly convenient for home buyers in Mead because few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.