The neighborhood of Orchard Park is situated within the city of Wichita, Kansas.
Orchard Park is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder areas, especially around the railway line or Interstate 235.
The average year of construction for dwellings in Orchard Park is 1966. The predominant housing types in this part of Wichita are single detached homes and row houses. About 80% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 20% are rented. This area has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Some, but not all, property owners in Orchard Park will live within walking distance of the closest supermarket. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about close by restaurants. As far as education is concerned, in this part of Wichita, residents will often be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot.
A car is a great transportation option in this neighborhood. Most properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 235, and it is very convenient to come across a parking spot. However, the public transit network in this part of Wichita is quite poor. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and the closest bus stop is typically a short walk away. This area is not very well-suited for traveling on foot because few daily errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.