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Columbia

Situated within the Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo metropolitan area, Columbia is a neighbourhood in Waterloo, Ontario.

Transportation

Columbia will attract homeowners that value a diversity of modes of transportation. The public transit network in Columbia is practical. More specifically, it is convenient to find a nearby rapid transit station, including University Of Waterloo Station and Research & Technology Station with access to the 301 | Ion, from most houses in the neighbourhood. House owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. It is also easy for pedestrians to move around in this part of Waterloo; running common errands is convenient on foot. Columbia is not especially appropriate for bicycling since there are a good number of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is not particularly extensive.

Services

In Columbia, parents and their children will typically be able to get to schools and daycares by walking. Regarding food, it is convenient to access the closest supermarket on foot in Columbia. Additionally, there is often a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. Property owners have access to a fair number of clothing stores within walking distance.

Character

Columbia is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. Most areas in this area are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however noise can be bothersome near the railway line. Lastly, although this part of the city is not home to any public green spaces, parks are very well-distributed in nearby neighbourhoods, which makes it easy to access them.

Housing

Around 45% of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Columbia, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of Waterloo has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 85% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and the remainder are owners. About 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.

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