San Juan is a city situated in the McAllen metropolitan area, which is part of Texas, United States.
San Juan is reasonably good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite loud, especially closer to the railway line or US Highway 83.
Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the properties in San Juan whereas the remainder are rented. The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this city is an important part of its character. The average year of construction for buildings in this city is 1995. This part of the McAllen metropolitan area also has quite a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Some, but not all, property owners in San Juan will live within walking distance of one of around 10 supermarkets. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from any location in San Juan.
San Juan is especially car friendly. Nearby highways, such as US Highway 83, are easy to reach from anywhere in this part of the McAllen metropolitan area, and it is very convenient to find a parking spot. However, traveling on foot is not very practical for residents in San Juan since carrying out daily needs is difficult.