The neighborhood of San Marco is part of the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
San Marco offers a vast selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. It is easy to get to parks from most locations in the neighborhood since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to explore. Due to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, this neighborhood remains relatively quiet, although there can be more noise for those who are near Interstate 95 or the railway line.
Most of the housing growth in San Marco occurred before the 1960s. The majority of the housing stock of this part of the city is made up of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly small apartment buildings. Renters occupy around 60% of the units in San Marco while the rest are occupied by owners. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A grocery store is typically accessible within a short walk from any home in this part of the city. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and residents are served by a few cafes as well. In terms of education, it is a short walk to access primary as well as high schools from most homes for sale in San Marco. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
Walking is quite feasible for house buyers in this neighborhood; many daily needs are easy to carry out on foot. The public transit system in San Marco is fairly poor. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. On the other hand, San Marco is very car friendly. It is very easy to come across a place to park, and most houses for sale are a very short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 95.