Located in Florida, United States, the town of Orange Park is located in the Jacksonville metropolitan area.
Orange Park is very quiet overall, as the streets are usually very peaceful. Public green spaces aren't well-located, which makes them very hard to get to. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to check out.
The median year of construction for houses in Orange Park is 1987. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the Jacksonville metropolitan area is an important part of its character. Roughly 70% of the population of this town own their home while renters make up the remainder. This town also has quite a good variety of unit sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to walk to from most houses for sale in this part of the Jacksonville metropolitan area. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Regarding food, a fraction of home buyers in Orange Park may be able to travel to one of about 40 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. Residents benefit from over 200 restaurants and cafes as well.
The best way to get around in this part of the Jacksonville metropolitan area is usually a car. It is very easy to access a parking spot. However, this town is not a very convenient part of the Jacksonville metropolitan area for moving around by public transit. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines. Most homes for sale in this town are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking because carrying out daily needs is inconvenient on foot.