The neighborhood of Westwood Richland is located within the city of Abilene, Texas.
Westwood Richland is fairly good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - although there are still several louder areas, especially around the railway line or Winters Freeway.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Westwood Richland is an important part of its character. This neighborhood has a choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 70% of the units in the neighborhood while the rest are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred prior to the 1960s.
Primary schools are convenient to walk to from most properties for sale in Westwood Richland. However, there are no high schools in this part of Abilene. Regarding food, a grocery store is typically reachable within a reasonably short walk from any home in Westwood Richland. Residents can enjoy approximately 20 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
This part of Abilene is very car friendly. The majority of properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Winters Freeway, and it is very convenient to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, there are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Westwood Richland, even though running daily errands is easy on foot.