Jumbo Gardens real estate guide & listings for sale
Jumbo Gardens is good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The car is very often the favoured means of transportation in Jumbo Gardens. Nearby highways are very easy to reach from any location in this neighbourhood, and it is especially convenient to access a parking spot. In contrast, travelling by transit can be difficult in this part of the city due to the infrequent service. Nonetheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most houses. It is impractical for people walking to move around in Jumbo Gardens because running daily errands is difficult on foot.
Roughly 85% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. The predominant housing types in this part of Thunder Bay are single detached homes and townhouses. About 40% of homes in this area were built between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is a rather short walk to get to primary schools from anywhere in Jumbo Gardens. However, there are no high schools in this area. As far as food is concerned, it is convenient to reach the closest supermarket on foot in Jumbo Gardens. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and coffee shops as well.