The neighborhood of Southwest Airport is situated in the city of Columbus, Ohio.
Southwest Airport is an excellent neighborhood for those who aren't bothered by some noise, as traffic can occasionally be loud during rush hour. Green spaces aren't well-distributed, making it sometimes hard to access them. Despite that, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighborhoods.
Over half of the housing stock of Southwest Airport is made up of small apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of Columbus has quite a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while the rest are owners. The properties in this part of Columbus are very new, because around one third of its dwellings were built between 1990 and 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s.
A fraction of house buyers in this part of Columbus may be able to travel to the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. Residents benefit from around 20 restaurants and cafes as well. In terms of education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this neighborhood.
The car is very often the favored method to move around in this neighborhood. It is especially convenient to park, and it is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway, such as Jack Nicklaus Freeway, from anywhere in this part of the city. However, the public transit network in this area is not very accessible. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically close by. It is challenging for people traveling on foot to navigate Southwest Airport since very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.