City of Seneca Gardens
City of Seneca Gardens, Kentucky is a sixth class city in Jefferson County,
situated between Woodbourne Avenue, Carolina Avenue, Taylorsville Road,
Bowman Field and Seneca Park. Its park-like atmosphere, strong sense of
neighborhood and central location have made it popular with homeowners
since its initial development in 1922.
surrounded by the city of Louisville since 1948, Seneca Gardens is self-governed
through its election of a Mayor and City Commissioners. Appointed positions
include; clerk, attorney, treasurer, engineer and forester. This team
represents the residents in ensuring that the city maintains its beauty
and is provided basic services. The services include police and fire protection,
garbage collection, road maintenance and water drainage.
With the single exception
of Keneseth Israel Synagogue, all buildings within the city are residential.
There are 242 single-family structures, 28 duplexes and one triplex. All
multi-family dwellings are located on Broadmeade Road, except one duplex
on Trevilian Way.
census data shows Seneca Gardens population to be 696 people.