Binghamton is a city located within New York, United States.
Binghamton is quiet, as the streets are usually quite tranquil - although that is not the case close to Interstate 81 or one of the railway lines.
In Binghamton, about 40% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city also has a good selection of housing sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between home owners and renters is about even. Most of the housing growth in this city happened prior to the 1960s.
It is frequently an option for home buyers in Binghamton to do their groceries by walking. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well. In terms of education, in Binghamton, locals will commonly be able to reach both primary and secondary schools by walking. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
The car is very often the favored transportation option in this city. It is straightforward to park, and most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 81. However, Binghamton is not particularly convenient for traveling on foot because few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.