Located within California, United States, the city of Rosemead is located in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim and Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan areas.
People who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Rosemead. This city is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially close to San Bernardino Freeway, Pomona Freeway or one of the railway lines. Finally, reaching green spaces, including Garvey Park and Rosemead Park, is easy from most locations in the city, since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to explore and getting to a park from most homes for sale is easy.
Most of the houses available in the housing market in Rosemead were built pre-1960, when a majority of the housing growth occurred. Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing around three quarters of the dwellings in this city, and the remaining homes are mainly townhouses. The split between home owners and renters is about even. This city has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from anywhere in Rosemead. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. As far as eating is concerned, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a rather short walk away in this city. Furthermore, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and property owners can enjoy about 10 cafes as well. A decent choice of clothing stores is also located within a rather short walking distance.
Rosemead is suitable for traveling on foot; many daily errands can be run on foot. The public transit service in this city is fairly poor. Thankfully, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. However, driving is a very good mode of transportation in Rosemead. It is convenient to park, and nearby highways, such as San Bernardino Freeway, are very easy to access from anywhere in Rosemead.