The neighborhood of Park Manor is located within the city of Chicago, Illinois.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Park Manor. There are a few parks nearby for residents to enjoy and they are especially well-distributed, making it easy to get to them. This area is a fairly good neighborhood for those who don't mind some noise, as traffic can occasionally be loud during busy hours, although that is not always the case in the neighborhood.
The majority of the housing stock of Park Manor consists of small apartment buildings and duplexes, whereas the rest are mainly single detached homes. This part of Chicago experienced its biggest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this era. This neighborhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy about two thirds of the properties in the neighborhood whereas owners occupy the remainder.
Primary as well as high schools are very convenient to walk to from most homes for sale in this area. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Regarding eating, it is usually an option for house buyers in Park Manor to shop for their groceries on foot. 75th Street is among the best streets for groceries. Likewise, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, and a limited number of coffee shops is available as well. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot.
No matter the means of transportation, it is very easy to travel in Park Manor. This part of Chicago is home to a fairly good public transit infrastructure. More specifically, residents are served by 69th Station on the Red Line. Home owners have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. Traveling by car is also very easy in Park Manor. It is convenient to park, and nearby highways, such as Interstate 94, are especially easy to drive to from anywhere in this area. This neighborhood is a very convenient part of Chicago for pedestrians; most day-to-day errands can be run on foot, and various businesses are close by.