The neighborhood of Northwest can be found in the city of Santa Ana, California, which is situated in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area.
Northwest offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy feel. Although Northwest is not home to any parks, public green spaces are especially well-distributed in nearby neighborhoods, making it easy to reach them. This part of Santa Ana can be relatively noisy, since during busier hours of the day, traffic can occasionally be loud.
In Northwest, most of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while the remainder are mainly single detached homes. This part of the city also has a good variety of housing size options - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 80% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while the remainder are owners. The median year of construction for properties in this part of the city is 1975.
It is easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from most properties for sale in Northwest. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices. In terms of education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of the city.
Northwest will appeal to active house buyers as it is reasonably well-suited for traveling on foot; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by. The best transportation option in this part of the city is very often a car. The street infrastructure is conducive to driving, and nearby highways, such as Santa Ana Freeway, are especially easy to reach from any home in Northwest. In contrast, Northwest is not very transit friendly.