Port Hawkesbury real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Port Hawkesbury are very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
Driving is usually the favoured way to move around in Port Hawkesbury. It is a reasonably short car ride to the nearest highway from anywhere in this town, and parking is easy. Many of the homes for sale in this town are located in places that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot as running daily errands is impractical by walking.
In Port Hawkesbury, most buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this town happened between 1960 and 1980. This town offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about two thirds of the units in the town whereas the rest are rented.
A car is commonly needed in Port Hawkesbury to reach the closest grocery store. Nevertheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and therefore some staple foods is typically convenient. Residents are served by approximately 20 restaurants and coffee shops as well. Concerning education, high schools are easy to get to on foot from anywhere in Port Hawkesbury. In contrast, primary schools are not particularly numerous and accordingly not always within walking distance.