Crescent Hill is a large, primarily residential historic neighborhood with most of the homes built from 1900 through the 1940s. A large number of the homes have 1 to 2 bedrooms with 1 to 2 baths and range from less than 1,000 to 1,500 sq. ft.
Both larger and newer homes are scattered throughout the neighborhood. A small number of residences found here were built in the 1890s.