North St. Boniface
The neighbourhood of North St. Boniface can be found in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing around 40% of dwellings in North St. Boniface, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around two thirds of the dwellings in North St. Boniface and the remainder are rented. The buildings in this neighbourhood are quite old, since roughly 40% of its buildings were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
This area features a fairly good public transit infrastructure. For example, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. The preferred method to get around in this neighbourhood is very often a car. It is a very short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in this area, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of this neighbourhood, despite the fact that meeting daily needs is easy.
A vehicle is often required in North St. Boniface to reach the nearest grocery store. That being said, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. A decent variety of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance. As far as education is concerned, families will appreciate that wherever their house is situated in North St. Boniface, schools and daycares are close by.
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy North St. Boniface. It is very easy to reach parks in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in. The noise levels in this part of Winnipeg are also reasonably low, as the streets are reasonably tranquil - although that is not the case close to one of the railway lines.