The neighborhood of South Side is situated within the city of Corpus Christi, Texas.
South Side is reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several louder sections, especially near the airport (Naval Outlying Field Cabaniss).
In South Side, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Around 30% of properties in this part of Corpus Christi were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This part of the city also has a good selection of housing sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters.
In this area, residents will commonly be able to reach primary schools by walking. On the other hand, locals may find it difficult to get to high schools as a pedestrian. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to food, property owners in South Side will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. There are also a few options for those who value restaurants and cafes within walking distance.
Driving is usually the favored means of transportation in this part of the city. Parking is generally easy, and many houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Crosstown Freeway. However, the public transit service in this part of the city is not very frequent. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by approximately 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally a short walk away. Walking is not very convenient for home buyers in South Side because few daily errands can be run on foot.