The neighborhood of South Franklinton is situated within the city of Columbus, Ohio.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in South Franklinton. It is easy to access parks in the neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This part of Columbus remains relatively quiet, due to the presence of few pedestrians, although noise levels are higher closer to West Freeway or South Freeway.
In South Franklinton, about half of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of Columbus has a selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around 90% of the dwellings in South Franklinton while owners occupy the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this area happened in the 1960s and 1970s.
Primary schools are convenient to walk to from most houses for sale in South Franklinton. On the other hand, this neighborhood does not have any high schools. Concerning food, it is infrequently practical for property owners in this neighborhood to purchase groceries by walking. Conversely, this area is a good place in which to go out to eat, and a limited selection of coffee shops can be found as well.
The car is very often the best method to navigate this part of Columbus. Many houses for sale are a very short drive from the nearest highway, such as Freeway, and it is very convenient to come across a parking spot. However, traveling by public transit is challenging in South Franklinton. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. Traveling by foot in South Franklinton is not very common, despite the fact that most daily needs are convenient to meet by walking.