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Tyler Park is located about three miles from downtown Louisville, Kentucky in Jefferson County. Tyler Park is bordered to the east by Bardstown Road, to the west by Beargrass Creek, to the south by Route 60, and to the north by the St. Louis Cemetery.
Tyler Park was founded in 1910 as a tribute to mayor Henry S. Tyler, who died while he was still in office in 1896. One of the main features is the Tyler Park Bridge, which was built in 1904 and spans the park. The bridge was renamed the Tyler Park Bridge once the park was officially opened.
Pedestrians should feel right at home in Tyler Park. The walk score of Tyler Park is an 82, which means that this is a very pedestrian-friendly neighborhood. One of the features of the Tyler Park Bridge is an arch that allows pedestrians to walk under the bridge and avoid the busy traffic on the bridge and other surrounding streets. The maple trees are one of the staple attractions while walking through Tyler Park.
There is no specific school district for Tyler Park. Instead, Jefferson County has a network of 162 schools that serve students from grades K-12 all throughout Jefferson County. The three schools closest to Tyler Park are Bloom Elementary School, Jefferson County Traditional Middle School, and Breckenridge High School.
The homes in Tyler Park tend to be older and with some noticeable similarities. Due to very strict requirements on new homes being built at the turn of the 20th century, Tyler Park and surrounding areas have homes that all have the same stucco, stone or brick exteriors.