The neighborhood of Northfield is situated within the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
Northfield is relatively quiet, as there are very few pedestrians. Parks aren't well-distributed, making them rather difficult to reach from the majority of locations within this part of Louisville. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighborhoods.
Most of the homes in Northfield were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. About 90% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools from any location in Northfield. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this part of the city. Concerning food, the nearest grocery store in Northfield is usually only a rather short walk away. A small variety of restaurants and cafes can be found as well.
The best transportation option in Northfield is usually driving. The majority of houses for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway, such as Interstate 264, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit network in this area is not very practical. Nevertheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and most homes are close to a bus stop. This part of the city is not very conducive to traveling on foot because many daily needs are occasionally challenging to meet by walking.