The neighborhood of Old Louisville is situated within the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Old Louisville, as well as some areas with a vibrant feel. It is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. Finally, as there are few pedestrians, this part of Louisville is relatively quiet; however noise levels are higher closer to one of the railway lines or Interstate 65.
Roughly 80% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while the remainder are owners. In this area, about 40% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This neighborhood experienced its latest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This part of Louisville offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
In Old Louisville, residents will usually be able to reach primary as well as high schools on foot. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. As far as food is concerned, house buyers in Old Louisville will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Moreover, there are a good number of choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.
This neighborhood will draw active people because it is quite suitable for traveling on foot; running common errands is convenient by walking, and there are also a good number of businesses nearby. The public transit network in Old Louisville is not especially convenient. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, driving is usually the preferred way to get around in this neighborhood. Most houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 65, and parking is quite easy.