Located within Pennsylvania, United States, the township of Spring Garden is situated in the York metropolitan area.
Spring Garden is reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially close to one of the railway lines or Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Highway.
The main housing types in Spring Garden are single detached homes and townhouses. This township also has quite a good selection of unit sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 90% of the properties in the township are occupied by home owners while the rest are rented. Most housing in this township was constructed prior to the 1960s, during its main housing boom.
Residents will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in this part of the York metropolitan area, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With respect to food, a portion of home buyers in Spring Garden may be able to travel to the closest supermarket on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. Residents are served by about 20 restaurants and cafes as well.
The car is very often the favored way to get around in this part of the York metropolitan area. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway, such as Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Highway, from any home in Spring Garden, and finding a parking spot is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit service in this township is not very frequent. Nevertheless, residents are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. Traveling by foot is not very popular in Spring Garden, even though many daily needs can be met by walking.