The city of Newark, Delaware is situated in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Newark. Accessing parks in the city, including Glasgow Regional Park and C & D Canal Wildlife Area, is easy, since there are over 450 of them close by for residents to check out, like White Clay Creek Preserve. This part of the Philadelphia metropolitan area is reasonably quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Delaware Turnpike or one of the railway lines.
In Newark, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. The median year of construction for dwellings in this city is 1983. This city also has a good choice of housing size options - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this city own their home and 30% are renters.
It can be challenging to access high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from homes for sale in Newark. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With respect to eating, some property owners in Newark may be able to travel to one of over 50 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. There are also over 400 restaurants and coffee shops in this part of the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
Driving is usually the favored way to navigate Newark. It is very easy to park. However, this city is not a very convenient part of the Philadelphia metropolitan area for moving around by public transit. Nevertheless, commuters benefit from the Newark Station and Churchman's Crossing Station on the Wilmington/Newark Line. The city is served by approximately 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not especially far-removed from most homes. Walking is not very practical for residents in this city because very few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.