The neighborhood of Valley Station is situated in the city of Louisville, Kentucky.
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Valley Station. Reaching public green spaces, such as Jefferson Memorial Forest, is easy from most locations in the neighborhood and there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover. This part of Louisville is also quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially around Gene Snyder Freeway or one of the railway lines.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing the vast majority of the dwellings in Valley Station, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. The average year of construction for properties in this neighborhood is 1972. This part of the city also has a selection of housing size options - there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this neighborhood. Home owners occupy around three quarters of the dwellings in Valley Station whereas the rest are rented.
Some, but not all, property owners in this area will reside within walking distance of one of around 20 grocery stores. Residents of Valley Station benefit from about 40 restaurants as well. In terms of education, it can be challenging to get to high schools and primary schools on foot from houses for sale in this part of the city. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Commuting by car is very convenient in Valley Station. It is very easy to access a parking spot, and many real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, such as Gene Snyder Freeway. However, traveling by public transit is very difficult in Valley Station. Nonetheless, residents are served by a few bus lines. Traveling on foot is not very feasible for home buyers in Valley Station because very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.