Friday, May 24, 2019 / by Sally Niu
Greenwood-Coxwell Neighbourhood Guide
The less known Toronto neighbourhood best suited for a balanced urban life.
Why would someone want to live in Greenwood-Coxwell?
The Greenwood-Coxwell neighbourhood is one of Toronto’s hidden gems. This neighbourhood is perfect for young professionals and retirees. It is a community-oriented neighbourhood, making it overall a great place to live, work, and play. With a Walk Score of 82, and a BikeScore of 52 the area is beautiful for walking and biking. Not to mention its great TTC access, scoring an 84 in Transit Score.
There is plenty of green space for all ages. Among them, the resident favourite is Monarch Park.
The neighbourhood is close to the laird strip which is full of unique shops and restaurants for everyone. All these great features make Greenwood-Coxwell the ideal place for your busy urban lifestyle.
Who lives here?
This is the place to call home for younger, Upper-Middle-Income singles and families. Many here live an active leisure life. These folks have a busy, urban lifestyle on weekdays, and enjoy getaways on weekends! The neighbourhood also boasts some of the citie's best entertainment options. You can often find its residents rooting for sports teams in a local bar, visiting theatres, and taking delight in the night-life.
Greenwood-Coxwell is also a great place for raising your family. Schools and parks are aplenty. As a parent, you won't be disappointed with its options of great elementary and secondary school. There is also no shortage of parks in this neighbourhood for after-school fun.
- Walk Score: 82 (Very Walkable)
- Transit score: 84 (Excellent Transit)
- Bike Score: 52 (Bikeable)