Anyone who wants to live in a quiet town with a great sense of community simply can’t go wrong when looking for houses for sale in Deer Park, Ohio. This is a small city in Hamilton County, OH (population 5,736). Deer Park is located northeast of Cincinnati. With easy access to Interstates 75 and 71, this convenient suburb is less than 20 minutes from downtown.
The city provides a comfortable, charming small town that has strong family values, excellent schools, and good local business which serve the community. Many of the Deer Park, OH homes for sale are in very well-maintained, family neighborhoods. Residents describe their city as clean, peaceful and safe. They also appreciate the walkability of their neighborhoods. Children can walk to school and people can enjoy a walk to church and the grocery store. The community is family friendly and dog-friendly. The city administrators, police department and fire department are all dedicated to keeping their city a safe community.
Most houses for sale in Deer Park, Ohio were built between 1940 and 1969, with many more built before 1939. This large stock of older homes adds character and a feeling of hominess to neighborhoods. One resident remarked: “Deer Park as a whole is a very Mayberry, frozen-in-time sort of place.” A sense of pride is evident and is fostered by a city-wide Beautification Awards competition for both businesses and individuals. Awards are given for efforts to improve the appearance and curb appeal of residences and businesses.
Deer Park’s great sense of community is strengthened by the many community events held throughout the year. Examples include “Deer Park Pumpkin Fest,” “Shopping in the Park,” and free “Music in the Park” concerts. The community also provides a variety of youth sports such as baseball T-ball, as well as adult sports, such as men’s and women’s softball.
The “jewel” of Deer Park is Chamberlin Park, a 13 ½ acre park located in the center of the city. Chamberlin Park provides a variety of activities including softball/baseball, soccer, tennis courts, a cornhole court, ½ mile walking track and play equipment for children. There are also shelter houses available for rent for group and family events. Best of all, Chamberlin Park is within walking distance to any neighborhood within Deer Park. This means that most of the Deer Park, OH homes for sale are within walking distance to Chamberlin Park.
Despite its size, Deer Park offers some big city amenities. Great shopping can be found in the nearby Kenwood Towne Centre, and top medical care is available at the Jewish Hospital Kenwood.
Deer Park may be just right for anyone looking to live in a quiet, family-friendly small city. If you are interested in real estate for sale in Deer Park, Cincy real estate listings or are interested in local NKY residential real estate, please contact Cincinnati Rock-n-Roll Realtor® Gary Rossignol at (513) 777-2402 or search for a home now.