Located in New Jersey, United States, the borough of Alpine is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Alpine offers an extensive selection of green spaces to enjoy. It is very easy to access public green spaces from most locations in the borough, since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, such as Palisades Interstate Park and East Hill Park. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area remains relatively quiet, as there are very few pedestrians.
The median year of construction for properties in Alpine is 1977. The predominant housing types in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area are single detached homes and townhouses. Around 90% of the units in the borough are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. This borough is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
There are only a few primary schools in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area and thus they can be a long walk away. Additionally, this borough does not contain any high schools. Concerning food, it is very rarely practical for property owners in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area to do grocery shopping on foot. Residents of Alpine are served by a few restaurants.
Alpine is an extraordinarily convenient part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area for traveling by car. It is very easy to find a parking spot. However, the public transit service in Alpine is not very frequent. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area are located in places that are not very convenient for walking as running common errands is very impractical on foot.