Sweetwater is a neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida.
Sweetwater is a good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are usually calm - although that is not the case close to State Highway 9A. Finally, there are a few parks nearby for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-located, making them easy to access.
The median year of construction for properties in Sweetwater is 1972. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and townhouses. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 40% are renters. This part of Jacksonville offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Primary as well as high schools are convenient to walk to from anywhere in Sweetwater. When it comes to food, it is convenient to get to the closest supermarket on foot from any location in this neighborhood. A small selection of restaurants is available in Sweetwater as well.
A car is an excellent means of transportation in Sweetwater. It is especially convenient to come across a parking spot, and most houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, Sweetwater is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Sweetwater, even though many daily errands can be run without needing to use a car.