Located within Ohio, United States, the city of North Olmsted is located in the Cleveland metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy North Olmsted. It is easy to reach green spaces and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. This part of the Cleveland metropolitan area is also reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near Outerbelt South Freeway.
Most of the housing growth in North Olmsted occurred in the 1960s and 1970s. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in this part of the Cleveland metropolitan area, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. Home owners occupy roughly 80% of the units in North Olmsted and 20% are occupied by renters. This city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some, but not all, property owners in North Olmsted will reside within walking distance of one of around 20 supermarkets. There are also a few choices for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. With respect to education, in North Olmsted, locals will often be able to reach primary schools on foot. In contrast, high schools are not particularly numerous and consequently tend to require an extended walk to get to. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
This city is an extraordinarily good part of the Cleveland metropolitan area for moving around by car. It is very easy to access a place to park, and many real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway, such as Outerbelt Freeway. In contrast, North Olmsted is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the city is served by a few bus lines. It is challenging for pedestrians to move around in North Olmsted as few daily errands can be run on foot.