Simpson-Ogden real estate guide & listings for sale
Simpson-Ogden is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be reasonably peaceful - although that is not the case near the railway line.
The favoured transportation option in this neighbourhood is often driving. It is convenient to park. On the other hand, this part of Thunder Bay is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Walking is not particularly convenient for residents in Simpson-Ogden as few daily errands can be run on foot.
In Simpson-Ogden, most dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of one bedroom and three bedroom homes. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place pre-1960.
Primary schools and daycares are very easy to access on foot from most houses for sale in Simpson-Ogden. In contrast, there are no high schools in this area. With respect to food, it is typically an option for home buyers in Simpson-Ogden to shop for their groceries by walking. Likewise, a restaurant is often just around the corner, for instance on Victoria Avenue, and house buyers benefit from a few cafes as well. Residents have access to a fair number of clothing stores within walking distance.