Located within Ohio, United States, the city of Northwood is located in the Toledo metropolitan area.
Northwood is quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially close to Interstate 280, Interstate 75 or one of the railway lines. Parks are distributed sparsely, making them rather challenging to get to. Despite that, residents will be able to access public green spaces in nearby cities.
About three quarters of the units in the city are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented. In this city, around 85% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 45% of properties in this part of the Toledo metropolitan area were constructed prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. This city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Residents may consider it difficult to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Concerning eating, some home buyers in Northwood may have the option to buy groceries on foot in one of around 10 stores, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. A small number of restaurants are available in this city as well.
Getting around by car is very convenient in Northwood. Most homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 75, and it is very easy to park. On the other hand, this city is not very suitable for traveling on foot since many daily needs are challenging to carry out without the use of a vehicle.