University Park is a neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida.
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy University Park. It is easy to access public green spaces from a lot of locations within the neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out. This area is also reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
A majority of the housing growth in University Park happened in the 1960s and 1970s. Over half of the housing stock of this neighborhood consists of small apartment buildings and single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. Home owners occupy around 55% of the units in University Park and 45% are rented. This neighborhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Primary as well as high schools are easy to access on foot from most homes for sale in University Park. With regards to food, house buyers in this neighborhood will welcome that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. There are also a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.
The car is very often the preferred way to navigate University Park. It is very convenient to park. However, this area is not an especially pleasant part of Jacksonville for traveling by public transit. Thankfully, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. It is difficult for pedestrians to navigate this part of Jacksonville as very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.