The neighborhood of Westchester is located within the city of Charlotte, North Carolina.
Westchester is quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier areas, especially closer to the railway line. Public green spaces aren't well-situated, resulting in them being occasionally difficult to get to from a lot of locations within the neighborhood. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to enjoy, like Paw Creek Greenway.
The median year of construction for dwellings in Westchester is 1977. In this neighborhood, many of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. This neighborhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in Westchester and for this reason they can be a long walk away. In addition, this part of the city does not contain any high schools. In terms of food, accessing the nearest supermarket by walking is an option for some, but not all, house buyers in Westchester.
The car is very often the favored approach to move around in Westchester. It is very convenient to find a place to park, and nearby highways are quite easy to reach from any home in this part of Charlotte. However, Westchester is not very well-suited for walking since meeting daily needs is inconvenient.