The neighborhood of Northridge is located within the city of Los Angeles, California.
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Northridge. Accessing green spaces from the majority of locations in the neighborhood, like Vanalden Park and Porter Ranch Park, is easy and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. Most areas in this part of the city are quiet, as the streets tend to be quite calm - although there are still several louder sections, especially near the airport (Van Nuys Airport), Ronald Reagan Freeway or the railway line.
In Northridge, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. The median year of construction for dwellings in this neighborhood is 1968. This part of Los Angeles is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. The population residing in this neighborhood is evenly split between renters and owners.
It is easy to reach the nearest grocery store by walking from most properties for sale in Northridge. Furthermore, this part of the city is a good place in which to eat out, and a limited selection of coffee shops can be found as well. Regarding education, in Northridge, residents will typically be able to reach both primary and secondary schools by walking. Property buyers benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
Northridge will attract physically active people because it is quite conducive to walking; running daily errands is easy. The public transit network in this part of Los Angeles is not very practical. Nevertheless, commuters profit from the Northridge Station with access to the Ventura County Line. There are around 10 bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. However, a car is a very good transportation option in Northridge. Finding a place to park is quite easy.