The neighborhood of Whetstone is situated within the city of Columbus, Ohio.
The character of Whetstone is exemplified by its calm ambience. Most areas in this part of the city are quiet, as the streets are usually quite tranquil. Finally, public green spaces are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover, resulting in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations in Whetstone.
Around 90% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 10% are renters. The predominant housing types in this part of Columbus are single detached homes and row houses. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city happened prior to the 1960s. This area also has a variety of unit sizes - this neighborhood is notably good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
Residents will appreciate that no matter where their property is located in this part of Columbus, primary as well as high schools are nearby. As far as eating is concerned, in all but a few cases, a vehicle is required in Whetstone to reach the nearest grocery store. However, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities, and there are also a few coffee shops in Whetstone.
This area is especially car friendly. Many properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, and it is very convenient to park. In contrast, Whetstone is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Traveling by foot in this part of Columbus is not very popular, even though many common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.