The neighborhood of Normandy Estate is situated within the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
It is relatively serene in Normandy Estate, as there are very few people out and about on the streets. Public green spaces aren't well-distributed, resulting in them being sometimes challenging to get to from the majority of locations in the neighborhood. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to visit.
The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Normandy Estate is an important part of its character. Around one third of properties in this neighborhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This neighborhood is notably good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the units in the neighborhood whereas the rest are rented.
Some, but not all, property owners in Normandy Estate will live within walking distance of the closest grocery store. There are a few opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants. When it comes to education, there are only a few primary schools in Normandy Estate and accordingly they can be a long walk away. Likewise, this part of the city does not contain any high schools.
The car is usually the best approach to get around in Normandy Estate. Coming across a place to park is generally easy. On the other hand, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not especially far-removed from most homes. Normandy Estate is not very suitable for traveling on foot because very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.