The neighborhood of Old Beechwold is situated within the city of Columbus, Ohio.
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Old Beechwold. This part of Columbus is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to relax in, including Delawanda Park, and they are especially well-situated, which makes them easy to get to from most locations within this area.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Old Beechwold is an important part of its character. This neighborhood has quite a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around 80% of the units in the neighborhood while the remainder are rented. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this area were built before the 1960s, when a large proportion of the housing growth occurred.
A car is usually required in Old Beechwold to reach the nearest supermarket. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically easy to access on foot and provide some basic food items. However, it is easy to walk to the closest coffee shop, and there are also a limited number of options for those who care about restaurants in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, in Old Beechwold, house owners will generally be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot.
Old Beechwold is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to access a place to park, and nearby highways are reasonably easy to drive to from any location in this neighborhood. However, the public transit service in this part of Columbus is not very frequent. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. There aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Old Beechwold, despite the fact that many daily errands can be run without the use of a car.