Located in Mississippi, United States, the city of Ocean Springs is located in the Gulfport metropolitan area.
Ocean Springs is very good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
About three quarters of the population of this city own their home whereas the remainder are renters. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this city is an important part of its character. The median year of construction for properties in this city is 1991. This part of the Gulfport metropolitan area also has a selection of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be challenging to get to high schools and primary schools on foot from houses for sale in this part of the Gulfport metropolitan area. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Concerning food, some house buyers in Ocean Springs may be able to access one of approximately 20 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few options for those who value nearby restaurants.
Driving is very often the favored mode of transportation in Ocean Springs. Coming across a place to park is easy. However, Ocean Springs is not very convenient for walking because very few daily needs can be met without the use of a car.