The city of Southaven, Mississippi is situated in the Memphis metropolitan area.
Southaven is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful - however noise can be bothersome around one of the railway lines or Interstate 55. It is rather challenging to access green spaces from a large number of locations within the city since they are distributed sporadically. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to relax in.
Roughly one third of properties in Southaven were constructed since the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the Memphis metropolitan area is an important part of its character. Home owners occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in the city while the rest are rented. This city has a selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Getting to one of approximately 40 grocery stores on foot is practical for some, but not all, property owners in Southaven. There are also over 150 restaurants and cafes in this city. Concerning education, it can be difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from properties for sale in Southaven. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Driving is very often the best transportation option in this city. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, a majority of the houses for sale in this city are located in places that are not very convenient for traveling on foot as very few daily needs can be carried out by walking.