Located in North Carolina, United States, the town of Sylva is situated in the Cullowhee metropolitan area.
Sylva is reasonably good for those who like quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case around one of the railway lines.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Sylva is an important part of its character. The average year of construction for dwellings in this town is 1985. This part of the Cullowhee metropolitan area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy around 70% of the properties in Sylva while the rest are rented.
High schools and primary schools are not plentiful in Sylva, and accordingly not always within walking distance. Locals have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. When it comes to eating, some house buyers in Sylva may be able to do grocery shopping by walking in one of approximately 10 stores, while others will need another means of transportation. Residents are served by over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
The car is usually the favored method to get around in Sylva. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot. However, Sylva is not very well-suited for walking because very few daily errands can be run on foot.