The neighborhood of Windy Hill is situated in the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
Windy Hill is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case closer to State Highway 9A. Green spaces are distributed sporadically, which makes them sometimes hard to access from a large number of locations in the neighborhood. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to discover.
In Windy Hill, roughly 45% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the homes are mainly single detached homes. This neighborhood has a variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and home owners is about even. About 40% of homes in this neighborhood were constructed since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Locals may find it challenging to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Locals are served by public and private elementary schools. Regarding food, home buyers in this neighborhood will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.
This part of Jacksonville is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park. However, getting around by transit can be very hard in Windy Hill due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. This part of Jacksonville is not very suitable for traveling on foot as few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.