The neighborhood of South Norfolk is part of the city of Chesapeake, Virginia, which is located in the Virginia Beach metropolitan area.
Since there are very few people out and about on the streets, South Norfolk remains relatively calm. It is sometimes difficult to reach green spaces in the neighborhood since they aren't well-spread out. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to check out.
In South Norfolk, many of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. This neighborhood also has quite a good selection of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 55% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the rest are renters. The median year of construction for buildings in this part of the city is 1972.
It is convenient to reach the nearest supermarket by walking from most properties for sale in South Norfolk. There are also a few options for those who care about restaurants and cafes within walking distance. Concerning education, residents will value that wherever their property is located in this part of the city, primary schools are close by. In contrast, it can be difficult to walk to high schools from homes for sale in South Norfolk. Locals benefit from public and private elementary schools.
A car is a great medium of transportation in this area. Parking is generally easy, and many properties for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Interstate 464. However, the public transit system in South Norfolk is fairly poor. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. Traveling on foot is not very feasible for residents in this part of the city as few daily needs can be carried out without having to use a vehicle.