The neighborhood of Shandon is located within the city of Columbia, South Carolina.
Shandon is good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as the streets tend to be tranquil.
Roughly 60% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing many of buildings in this area, and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Columbia occurred pre-1960. This neighborhood has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In Shandon, locals will usually be able to access primary as well as high schools by walking. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Concerning food, the nearest grocery store in this area is generally only a short walk away. In addition, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices, for instance along Harden Street, and property owners are served by a few cafes as well. It is also convenient to get to a number of clothing stores on foot.
Shandon is car friendly. It is straightforward to come across a place to park. Shandon will also appeal to active people since it is quite suitable for walking; many daily errands can be run on foot.