Woodland Park is a neighborhood within Columbus, Ohio.
The character of Woodland Park is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines or Northeast Freeway. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy and they are very well-distributed, which makes them easy to get to from many locations in Woodland Park.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing about 40% of the dwellings in Woodland Park, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of Columbus also has a good variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas the rest are owners. This neighborhood experienced its biggest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era.
Residents will find that wherever their property is situated in Woodland Park, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. With regards to eating, it is typically practical for home buyers in this area to do their grocery shopping by walking.
A car is a great mode of transportation in this neighborhood. It is very convenient to find a place to park, and nearby highways, such as Northeast Freeway, are very easy to drive to from anywhere in Woodland Park. However, the public transit system in this neighborhood is not very accessible. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. Walking in this part of Columbus is not very popular, despite the fact that many daily errands can be run on foot.