Orono real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Orono are quite low, as the streets tend to be peaceful.
Driving is usually the favoured approach to move around in this part of Clarington. Nearby highways are especially easy to access from any home in this area, and it is very easy to park. In contrast, the public transit service in this part of the municipality is quite poor. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and it is convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most residences. Orono is not very well-suited for walking since almost no daily errands can be run on foot.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Orono is an important part of its character. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. Around 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were built before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
Parents and their children will welcome that no matter where their property is located in Orono, primary schools are close by. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this area. With respect to eating, in all cases, a vehicle is required in Orono to access the nearest supermarket. Nevertheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the closest pharmacy, which can supply some basic food items. Residents of Orono can enjoy a few restaurants as well.