The town of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin is situated in the Madison metropolitan area.
The noise levels in Sun Prairie are very low, as the streets tend to be very calm. Parks are distributed sporadically, which results in them being rather challenging to access from the majority of locations in the town. Still, there are approximately 20 green spaces close by for residents to visit, such as Northside Community Park and Patrick Marsh Wildlife Area.
The median year of construction for dwellings in Sun Prairie is 1980. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about half of the dwellings in this town, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 60% of the population of this town own their home while the remainder are renters. This town also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
High schools and primary schools are not especially numerous in this part of the Madison metropolitan area, and accordingly not always within walking distance. Residents are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. In terms of food, some property owners in this part of the Madison metropolitan area may be able to do groceries by walking in one of about 20 stores, while others will need another means of transportation. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.
Sun Prairie is very car friendly. Many real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Interstate 94, and it is very convenient to access a place to park. However, walking is not very feasible for property owners in this part of the Madison metropolitan area as running common errands is inconvenient on foot.