The neighborhood of South Area can be found in the city of Wichita, Kansas.
South Area is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially around Interstate 235 or Kansas Turnpike.
In South Area, roughly 55% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly mobile homes. This neighborhood also has quite a good selection of housing sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighborhood own their home and one quarter are renters. The median year of construction for dwellings in this part of Wichita is 1985.
Traveling on foot to primary schools can be difficult in South Area, which does not contain any high schools. With regards to food, purchasing one's groceries typically demands the use of a vehicle in this neighborhood. A limited number of restaurants are available in South Area as well.
The favored method to navigate South Area is usually a car. It is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 135, from any home in this part of Wichita, and it is very easy to park. However, South Area is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not especially far from most houses. South Area is not very well-suited for walking because very few daily needs can be met on foot.