The Northport neighborhood is predominantly single-family, detached housing with a concentration of apartment buildings along Broadway, in the north central portion of the neighborhood.
The north Broadway commercial district, which includes the Northport Shopping Center, provides the neighborhood access to a number of business services. In addition, the neighborhood is home to recreational paths, playgrounds and parks, including Yunker Farm.
Typical range of values for owner-occupied homes (2003): $95,300 to $137,300
Median age of owner-occupied homes: 1959 (1919-1999)
Annexed into city: 1921–1977