Yung Kuang Road in Jurong West is known as an industrial powerhouse and an investment paradise, but little of us knew that it was once a swampland filled with crocodiles. With years of healthy development of residential dwellings, commercial hubs, excellent transportation facilities, Jurong is now a home for more than 250k residents.
The rapid development in Jurong has helped it to attract several commercial activities, making it a self-sufficient zone. Establishment of recreational parks, tourist places including various other amenities enabled it to maintain and elevate its affluence all over the western region of Singapore.
Jurong West town is the first time comes in mind when people mention the word ‘Industrial Estate’ in Singapore. Surrounded with dense forest, hilly slopes, and swamps, the Jurong West HDB estate is indeed an exotic beauty of Singapore. The manifestation of Corporation Road and Boon Lay Industrial area lay the stepping stone for a massive inflow of workers in the region, adding diversity to the part. The presence of mesmerizing Jurong Lake serves as a major tourist attraction as well.
Jurong West HDB Estate offers affordable and sustainable livings to more than 160k residents in the area. The upcoming Central Business District Area, proposed by The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has also helped Jurong West in making it the largest commercial hub in Singapore. Jurong West covers around 9.9 sq.km area of western Singapore and includes neighboring regions like Pioneer, Boon Lay, Taman Jurong, Jalan Bahar, and West Coast.
Ample of Banks, Shopping Centres, Hospitals, Educational Institution, and transport network helps in facilitating the economy of the region.
Yung Kuang Road includes 19 blocks of HDB with postal codes ranging from 610007 to 611164. There are a total of 471 which were completed in 1973. Being a well-developed street, Yung Kuang Road includes a wide range of residential option. All are # bedrooms unit within affordable price. Few executive apartments are also available exclusively.
Being within proximity to many highways and expressways, the Jurong West Street 61offers excellent comfort to the residents who are daily commuters. Moreover, at every corner of the streets, a bus stop is there for non-driving residents.
Some bus stops nearby Yung Kuang Road includes – Blk 161, OppBlk 161, Opp Jurong Sec Sch, Jurong Sec Sch, Blk 65, Jurong Futsal Ctr, OppBlk 65, Jurong Stadium, Opp Jurong Stadium, Blk 158, Automotive Technology, OppBlk 158, Jurong Sec Sch, Opp Jurong Sec Sch, Blk 117 and many more. Buses allocated around the area include no. 30, 79, 154, 157, 174, 174e, 179, 179A, 181, 182, 182M, 192, 193, 194, 198, 199, 240, 241, 242, 243W/G, 246, 249, 251, 252, 254, 255, 257, 405, 178,172,180, 187, 8N, NR5.
Many Mass Rapid Transits (MRTs) is just a few minutes away. These MRTs include Lakeside MRT Station, Chinese Garden MRT Station and Jurong East MRT Station. For private transportation, residents can follow the interconnected network of the Yung Kuang Road. These expressways are Corporation Road, International Road, Japanese garden Road, and Yuan Ching Road.
Some well-established Daycare Centres:
- NTUC Childcare Jurong West
- Modern Montessori Preschool Centre Jurong West
- Faith Educare Centre @Jurong West Pte Ltd
- Smiling Star Childcare @ Jurong West
Some well-appreciated schools around the street:
- One World International School
- Rulang Primary School
- River Valley High School
- Yuvabharathi International School
Yung Kuang Road includes all the major amenities one need in their daily life. With just a few minutes of walk, residents can access various classy restaurants, Street foods, marketplace, ATM, Banks, Salons, Boutiques, shopping complex and many more. For medical facilities, residents can quickly drive to the Healthway Jurong West Clinic, Beijing Health-Life Centre including several hospitals, clinics, and pharmacies.
- Jurong Point (8-minute drive away)
- Pioneer Mall (10 minutes drive away)
- Taman Jurong Shopping Centre (2-minute drive away)
- GekPoh Shopping Centre (11-minute drive away)-
Exotic foods and local cuisines are minutes away
- Joy Garden Restaurant Pte Ltd
- TungLok Seafood
- Al Ayza Restaurant
- Big Eater Seafood Restaurant
- SAFRA Jurong
- Tuas South Recreation Centre
- Penjuru Recreation Centre
- Tanjung Fishing Village Recreational
Yung Kuang Road is linked other HDB streets such as Corporation Drive, Yuan Ching Road, Yung Sheng Road, and Ho Ching Road.