The neighborhood of West is located within the city of Arlington, Texas.
West offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of Arlington are quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case around Interstate 20, Interstate 30 or the railway line. Lastly, it is easy to access green spaces in the neighborhood and there are about 20 of them close by for residents to check out.
In West, roughly two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This neighborhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The median year of construction for properties in this area is 1981.
In West, home buyers will typically be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Regarding eating, a supermarket is usually accessible within a reasonably short walk from anywhere in West. Residents are served by over 150 restaurants and cafes as well.
The favored method of transportation in this part of Arlington is very often driving. It is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 30, from any location in West, and it is very easy to park. It is convenient to get around by bike in this part of Arlington since the bicycling infrastructure is good. In contrast, most homes for sale in this area are located in areas that are not particularly conducive to walking as few common errands can be run on foot.