The neighborhood of Seven Oaks is part of the city of Columbia, South Carolina.
Most areas in Seven Oaks are quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near the railway line, Interstate 26 or Interstate 20.
In Seven Oaks, about 60% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This neighborhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while renters occupy the remainder. Most housing in this part of Columbia was constructed between 1960 and 1980, during its most significant housing boom.
It is often possible for house buyers in this neighborhood to buy groceries on foot. A small variety of restaurants and cafes is available as well. Concerning education, there are only a limited number of primary schools in Seven Oaks and thus they can be a long walk away. Additionally, this neighborhood does not contain any high schools.
Driving is an excellent medium of transportation in Seven Oaks. The majority of real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 126, and it is very easy to park. However, it is impractical for people walking to get around in this part of Columbia because running common errands is at times difficult.