Southwest Hilltop is a neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio.
The character of Southwest Hilltop is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. Parks are easy to access since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in. Most areas in this neighborhood are quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Southwest Hilltop is an important part of its character. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy around 60% of the dwellings in the neighborhood and 40% are rented. This area experienced its main housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
A supermarket is usually accessible within a very short walk from most homes for sale in Southwest Hilltop. There are also a limited number of choices for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, in Southwest Hilltop, home owners will generally be able to get to both primary and secondary schools by walking.
This neighborhood is reasonably car friendly. It is easy to find a parking spot. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is challenging in Southwest Hilltop. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Many of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not particularly well-suited for walking because running common errands is occasionally challenging.