Jumbo Gardens real estate guide & listings for sale
Jumbo Gardens is quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Getting around by car is very easy in Jumbo Gardens. The majority of houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, and finding a parking spot is easy. In contrast, Jumbo Gardens is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. It is inconvenient for people travelling on foot to move around in this part of Thunder Bay because running daily errands is impractical by walking.
Homeowners occupy around 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas the rest are rented. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. About 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of Thunder Bay offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In Jumbo Gardens, parents and their children will usually be able to access primary schools on foot. In contrast, there are no high schools in this area. In terms of food, it is often an option for house buyers in Jumbo Gardens to do groceries by walking. Residents are served by a few restaurants and coffee shops as well.