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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Shelby Park Louisville

Cost of living and proximity to downtown. Easy access to interstate & direct access to downtown. Small business that are different than what you find in other parts of the city. Art spaces

Really don't like living here don't go anywhere to. Scared.cant go out without something bad happening

Its very quiet. I trust my kids are safe when they are playing in the yard. We know our neighbors. We have an awesome convenience store that has a deli and meat.

I love going on a run with my friends or a date to a restaurant with my girlfriend. My favorite restaurant is governors a bakery and I used to go to the town schools and I have very fond memories.

Toonerville trolley deli.. ..barrys cheesesteaks.. .park.. .sunshine grocery. We are close knit. The pandemic making it even more so.

beautyful trees and land scapes family dollar is close and bank not many restrounts.i lived hear over 17 years .i like useing my power chair go to bank and family dollar

Who Lives Here

Shelby Park Louisville Demographics

Education

High School

46%

Associate's

32%

Bachelor's

12%

Master's

9%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

47%

3 people

24%

4 people

20%

5 people

5%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

73%

50-100k

23%

100-150k

2%

150-200k

2%

200k+

0%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

12%

20-45

41%

45-65

25%

65+

7%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Shelby Park Louisville?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Apr '24-$850--
Mar '24-$850--
Feb '24-$830--
Jan '24-$830--
Dec '23-$795--
Nov '23-$795--
Oct '23-$795--
Sep '23-$795--
Aug '23-$795--
Jul '23-$795--
Jun '23-$795--
May '23-$795--
Apr '23-$795--

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Shelby Park Louisville

Shelby Park Louisville Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

26%

15-30 Mins

43%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

13%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 6767

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Percentage: 7272

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Percentage: 4040

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Shelby Park Louisville

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. 87% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly fewer restaurants than average
  3. 53% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. An average number of coffee shops
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. An average number of bars and clubs
  3. A standard number of bars and clubs compared to areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Calling all caregivers: childcare options around here are a bit scarce.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. An average number of daycares
  3. A standard number of daycares compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Shelby Park Louisville.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll work yourself into a fever to find a hospital in this area.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. An average number of medical facilities
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Shelby Park Louisville Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Litter

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Potholes

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Shelby Park Louisville Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Shelby Park Louisville

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Living in Louisville, KY

Shelby Park Apartments for Rent - Louisville Central, KY

Want to move to the Louisville Central area? Check out apartments for rent in Shelby Park, a densely populated neighborhood near Louisville Central, KY? Shelby Park is renter-friendly, with 80% of people renting their homes. Residents of Shelby Park may prefer to have a car, because 73% of locals use their cars to get around. The average commute to and from this area takes about 20 minutes.