The neighborhood of Shelby Park is located in the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Shelby Park. It is easy to access parks from the majority of locations within neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This area remains relatively quiet, due to the presence of few pedestrians; however those who are around the railway line or Interstate 65 may experience more noise.
In Shelby Park, roughly 45% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 80% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas the remainder are owners. Most of the houses available in the housing market in this part of the city were built pre-1960, when a large proportion of the housing growth occurred.
The nearest grocery store in Shelby Park is usually only a very short walk away. Likewise, a restaurant is usually just around the corner. With respect to education, locals will value the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in Shelby Park.
This part of Louisville is suitable for walking; many daily errands can be run on foot, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by. Driving is very often the best way to move around in this part of Louisville. The majority of houses for sale are a very short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 65, and it is easy to find a parking spot. In contrast, commuting by transit can be at times difficult in this neighborhood due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties.