Riverbend is a neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio.
The character of Riverbend is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. It is easy to access public green spaces, since reaching the closest one from many houses for sale is occasionally challenging and there are a few parks close by for residents to check out. The noise levels in this neighborhood are also reasonably low, as the streets are generally quite tranquil - although there are still several louder areas, especially closer to Jack Nicklaus Freeway.
In Riverbend, roughly 55% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This part of the city has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this neighborhood is evenly split between renters and owners. About 45% of homes in this area were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s.
Some house buyers in this part of the city may be able to access the nearest supermarket on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. There are also a few options for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, primary schools tend to be a long walk away, and there are no high schools in Riverbend.
The car is very often the favored method to navigate this area. It is especially convenient to park, and most properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Jack Nicklaus Freeway. In contrast, the public transit service in this neighborhood is not very frequent. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically relatively close by. It is impractical for pedestrians to move around in Riverbend because very few daily needs can be met by walking.