The neighborhood of Poletown East is located within the city of Detroit, Michigan.
Poletown East remains relatively quiet, due to the presence of few pedestrians, although noise levels are higher closer to Edsel Ford Freeway, Walter P Chrysler Freeway or the railway line. It is occasionally challenging to access parks from most locations in neighborhood since they aren't well-spread out. Still, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy.
Around 60% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 40% are occupied by owners. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about 45% of the dwellings in this area, while the remainder are mainly duplexes and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened prior to the 1960s. This neighborhood has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Primary schools are easy to reach on foot from most properties for sale in this part of the city. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this area. Regarding food, a supermarket is generally accessible within a very short walk from most properties for sale in this part of the city. Likewise, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities.
Poletown East is very car friendly. Nearby highways, such as Edsel Ford Freeway, are very easy to access from anywhere in this neighborhood, and it is very convenient to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, Poletown East is not an especially pleasant part of Detroit for moving around by public transit. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Traveling by foot in Poletown East is not very common, even though many daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.