Preston Commons is a neighborhood within Columbus, Ohio.
The character of Preston Commons is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This part of Columbus is very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, although the neighborhood is not home to any green spaces, parks are sparse in nearby neighborhoods, which makes it easy to access them from the majority of locations within Preston Commons.
In Preston Commons, about one third of the dwellings are small apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed since the year 2000, during its biggest housing boom. There is a higher proportion of two bedroom homes in this neighborhood. Around 60% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 40% are rented.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of Columbus. Regarding food, property owners in Preston Commons generally have to turn to a car to do grocery shopping.
The car is very often the best way to get around in Preston Commons. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park, and many real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway. In contrast, the public transit service in Preston Commons is not very frequent. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very well-suited for traveling on foot because very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.