Academy Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Academy Heights are low, as the streets are peaceful.
Driving is a very good transportation option in Academy Heights. Parking is easy. In contrast, Academy Heights is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. It is occasionally difficult for people travelling on foot to get around in Academy Heights because many daily needs are at times challenging to meet without having to resort to a car.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around one third of dwellings in Academy Heights, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of Thunder Bay has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas the remainder are owners. About 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
In Academy Heights, families will often be able to reach primary schools on foot. However, Academy Heights does not contain any high schools. With regards to food, house buyers in this part of the city will welcome that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. A small number of restaurants are available in Academy Heights as well.