West Little River is a municipality situated in the Miami metropolitan area, which is part of Florida, United States.
West Little River is a good municipality to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm ambience. Green spaces, including Arcola Lakes Park, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, making them easy to get to from a lot of locations in this part of the Miami metropolitan area. This municipality is reasonably quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially near one of the railway lines or Interstate 95.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of West Little River is an important part of its character. This part of the Miami metropolitan area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in West Little River while renters occupy the remainder. A majority of the housing growth in this municipality happened pre-1960.
It is a rather short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in this part of the Miami metropolitan area. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. When it comes to eating, home buyers in this municipality will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.
Traveling on foot is practical for property owners in West Little River; many common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. This municipality is quite car friendly. The majority of real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 95, and it is easy to park. However, the public transit network in West Little River is fairly poor. Thankfully, property owners benefit from the Northside Station with access to the Metrorail. There is Northside Station with access to the Metrorail. The municipality is connected by approximately 10 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop.