Turtle Creek is a neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida.
Due to the presence of very few pedestrians, Turtle Creek remains relatively quiet. It is rather difficult to access parks since they aren't well-located. Still, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to discover.
Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. In this neighborhood, about 70% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 30% of properties in this part of Jacksonville were constructed since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This neighborhood has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are only a few primary schools in Turtle Creek and accordingly they can be a rather long walk away. Additionally, this part of the city does not contain any high schools. In terms of food, a portion of property owners in Turtle Creek may be able to do their grocery shopping by walking, while others will have to use another means of transportation.
Turtle Creek is especially car friendly. Nearby highways, such as State Highway 9A, are reasonably easy to drive to from any location in this neighborhood, and it is especially convenient to park. However, residents using public transit may find very few choices in this area as a result of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines. A majority of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very conducive to walking because running common errands is inconvenient on foot.