The neighborhood of The North End is situated within the city of Virginia Beach, Virginia.
The character of The North End is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This part of Virginia Beach is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, accessing public green spaces, such as First Landing State Park, is easy from a large number of locations within the neighborhood and there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in.
In The North End, about 40% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. The median year of construction for dwellings in this area is 1979. This neighborhood has quite a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while renters make up the remainder.
Some, but not all, home buyers in The North End will live within walking distance of the closest supermarket. Residents benefit from about 20 restaurants and cafes. With regards to education, there are only a few primary schools in this part of Virginia Beach and for this reason they can be a long walk away. Additionally, The North End does not have any high schools.
The car is usually the preferred mode of transportation in The North End. It is very easy to come across a parking spot. In contrast, The North End is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. This part of the city is not very suitable for traveling on foot because running common errands is challenging by walking.