The neighborhood of South Central Hilltop is located in the city of Columbus, Ohio.
South Central Hilltop offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, like Hiltonia Park, and they are especially well-located, which makes them easy to reach. This area is also reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in South Central Hilltop, while small apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighborhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 60% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 40% are occupied by owners. This part of Columbus experienced its biggest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available homes are from this time period.
Property owners in this neighborhood will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. A limited selection of restaurants is available in South Central Hilltop as well. When it comes to education, in this area, residents will typically be able to get to primary as well as high schools on foot.
Driving is a very good transportation option in this part of the city. The majority of real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit service in South Central Hilltop is not very frequent. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of South Central Hilltop, despite the fact that many daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.