The neighborhood of Ortega Forest can be found in the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
The character of Ortega Forest is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This area is very good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, although this area is not home to any parks, green spaces are very well-located in nearby neighborhoods, which makes them easy to get to.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Ortega Forest is an important part of its character. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 95% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 5% are rented. Most of the housing growth in this part of Jacksonville took place before the 1960s.
Residents will value that no matter where their property is located in this area, primary schools are close by. In contrast, there are no high schools in this area. Regarding eating, home buyers in this part of Jacksonville typically need a car to travel to the closest supermarket.
Driving is usually the favored means of transportation in Ortega Forest. It is very convenient to come across a place to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Ortega Forest is not very frequent. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and it is easy to find a nearby bus stop from most homes. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to navigate this neighborhood as very few daily errands can be run without having to use a car.