Walnut Creek is a neighborhood within Columbus, Ohio.
Walnut Creek is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. It is sometimes difficult to access parks since they aren't well-located. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to enjoy.
Small apartment buildings are the main housing type, representing around 40% of the dwellings in Walnut Creek, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. Notably, this part of Columbus is good for those looking for two bedroom homes. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this part of Columbus occurred in the 1960s and 1970s.
Primary schools are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in Walnut Creek. In contrast, it can be difficult to access high schools on foot. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. When it comes to eating, shopping for one's groceries frequently requires the use of a car in Walnut Creek. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about restaurants in close proximity.
This area is an extraordinarily good part of Columbus for driving. Parking is generally easy. However, Walnut Creek is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Walnut Creek is not very conducive to traveling on foot as meeting daily needs is at times challenging.