The neighborhood of Parkway Gardens is situated within the city of Chicago, Illinois.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Parkway Gardens, as well as some areas with a vibrant atmosphere. Although the neighborhood is not home to any green spaces, parks are sparse in nearby neighborhoods, which makes them easy to reach from most locations within Parkway Gardens. Lastly, as there are few pedestrians, this part of Chicago is relatively quiet; however noise levels are higher closer to the railway line.
Most housing in Parkway Gardens was constructed pre-1960, during its biggest housing boom. In this area, around half of the dwellings are small apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. Roughly 90% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters while the remainder are occupied by owners. This neighborhood has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a very short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from any location in Parkway Gardens. Concerning food, the closest supermarket in this part of Chicago is typically only a rather short walk away.
Parkway Gardens allows property owners to travel by a diversity of modes of transportation. Thanks to King Drive Station on the Green Line, and one nearby bus line, traveling by public transit is convenient in this area. The favored way to get around in Parkway Gardens is usually driving. It is easy to park, and the majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway. Active house buyers will appreciate the pedestrian-friendly character of Parkway Gardens; carrying out daily needs is convenient on foot.