The neighborhood of North Mountain is located within the city of Phoenix, Arizona.
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy North Mountain. It is easy to access public green spaces from numerous locations within the neighborhood, since there are approximately 20 of them close by for residents to discover and most houses for sale have a park within walking distance. This area is quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder areas, especially closer to Black Canyon Freeway or Piestewa Freeway.
In North Mountain, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This part of the city also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even. Around half of properties in this area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
A supermarket is typically accessible within a reasonably short walk from most properties for sale in North Mountain. Thunderbird Road is among the best streets for food stores. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. As far as education is concerned, both primary and secondary schools are easy to access on foot from anywhere in this area. Locals have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
North Mountain is very car friendly. Parking is easy. However, public transit users may have limited choices in North Mountain due to the low service level. Thankfully, home owners can depend on the 19th Ave/Dunlap Station on the Valley Metro Rail. The neighborhood is connected by approximately 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Traveling on foot is not particularly convenient for property owners in this area since few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.