What Is Higashi-ojima Station Area Like?
Town & Local Area Info
When moving to a new place, how do you choose which area to live in?
We all have different priorities as to what makes a place comfortable: public security, accessibility to schools and work places, abundance in shopping facilities, etc.
No matter the preference, it is often difficult to find a suitable area without acquiring enough understanding of the place in advance.
In this article, I’ll tell you about the public transportation and atmosphere of the Higashi-Ojima Station area. To those who are interested in the Higashi-ojima Station area, or are on the lookout for a good place to live in―this may be the article for you.
What Is Higashi-Ojima Station Like?
Higashi-Ojima is a station along the Toei Subway-Shinjuku Line. The east side of the station is abound with nature, with a large park, Arakawa riverside, etc.
To the west is the residential area composed of large scale apartment complexes and detached houses.
Rent values in this area are lower compared to those in the neighboring station, Oshima.
For those who feel that the Edogawa District across the Arakawa River is too far from the city center, Higashi-Ojima should be a comfortable distance.
The spacious grounds of the park offer baseball grounds and tennis courts, making a good environment for sport enthusiasts.
Public Transport and Accessibility of Higashi-Ojima Station
≪Trains Running Through Higashi-Ojima Station≫
(1) Toei Subway-Shinjuku Line
≪Approximate Travel Time From Higashi-Ojima Station To Central Stations≫
– Shinjuku Station: 27 min (0 transfers)
– Tokyo Station: 19 min (1 transfer)
– Roppongi Station: 38 min (1 transfer)
– Shinagawa Station: 33 min (1 transfer)
– Ikebukuro Station: 32 min (1 transfer)
– Shibuya Station: 34 min (1 transfer)
The Toei Subway-Shinjuku Line runs east to west across the Metropolitan area.
You can get to almost anywhere in the city within one transfer.
Popular Restaurants Around Higashi-Ojima Station
(1) Jonathan Higashi-Ojima Station
Needless to say, this is a famous restaurant chain.
Address: 8 Chome-41-13 Ojima, Koto City, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 6:15~24:00
Regular Holidays: Open all year round
(2) Mamma Pasta BAOBAB Higashi-Ojima
An Italian cuisine restaurant that serves hand-made pizza baked in a brick oven. During dinner hours, the store is lit with torch-like lights.
Address: 9 Chome-2-9 Kameido, Koto City, Tokyo
Opening Hours: 11:00~23:30
Regular Holidays: Open all year round
Main Shopping Facilities In Higashi-Ojima Station Area
My Basket Higashi-Ojima Station front (7:00~23:00) 3 min walk from station
Daiei Higashi-Ojima (7:00~23:00) 6 min walk from station
●Drugstore (Medical supplies & Daily Life Essentials)
Welcia Yakkyoku Daiei Higashi-Ojima (9:00~19:00) 6 min walk from station
Hikari Pharmacy (9:00~19:00) 11 min walk from station
Tomato Pharmacy (9:00~18:30) 15 min walk from station
There are no busy shopping streets around Higashi-Ojima. The area is relatively quiet, offering a comfortable living environment for families.
Therefore, the only large scale shopping facility is Daiei, at station front, but you shouldn’t encounter any troubles living here.
Rental Market Value In Higashi-Ojima Station Area
●General Rent Values From A Current Real Estate Agent
[For Singles] Separate Bath and Toilet/ 2nd floor and above/ 1K
▹10 min walk from station⇒78,000 yen~
▹15 min walk from station⇒75,000 yen~
[For Couples] Separate Bath and Toilet/ 2nd floor and above/ 1LDK
▹10 min walk from station⇒140,000 yen~
▹15 min walk from station⇒137,000 yen~
[For Families] Separate Bath and Toilet/ 2nd floor and above/ 2LDK
▹10 min walk from station⇒155,000 yen~
▹15 min walk from station⇒153,000 yen~
Higashi-Ojima is a lesser known hot spot. If you are looking for lower prices, however, I’d recommend you check out apartments in Edogawa district, beyond Funabori Station.
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The station surrounding of Higashi-Ojima, isn’t exceptionally well developed, but on the other hand, it is a safe and peaceful area good for families.
If you are thinking of moving with your family, Higashi-Ojima may be a good place to consider.
More articles are available for other station areas, so be sure to check them out to find your ideal location.