The neighborhood of Panama Park is situated within the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
There is a broad selection of green spaces in Panama Park. Green spaces, such as Jennings Park and May Mann Jennings Park, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, resulting in them being easy to access from the majority of locations in the neighborhood. This area is relatively quiet, since there are very few people out and about on the streets.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Panama Park is an important part of its character. The homes in this neighborhood are very old, since many of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the rest are renters.
It is usually practical for house buyers in Panama Park to do groceries on foot. There are also a few options for those who cherish restaurants in close proximity. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to access primary as well as high schools from most houses for sale in this area.
The car is usually the preferred method to move around in this part of the city. It is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in this area, and it is very convenient to come across a place to park. However, Panama Park is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically a short walk away. Panama Park is not especially conducive to traveling on foot as meeting day-to-day needs is occasionally difficult.