The neighborhood of Castleton Corners is located within the city of New York, New York.
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Castleton Corners. This neighborhood is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several louder sections, especially around Staten Island Parkway. Finally, greenery is prominent in this area; public green spaces, including Clove Lakes Park, are very well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, making them very easy to get to. Furthermore, residents will find that the majority of streets have fairly good tree coverage.
In Castleton Corners, roughly 55% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while duplexes and townhouses are the main housing types in the rest of the housing stock. This neighborhood also has a good selection of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while the rest are renters. A majority of the housing growth in this area occurred before the 1960s.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from most houses for sale in this neighborhood. As far as food is concerned, it is very easy to get to the closest grocery store on foot in Castleton Corners in this area. Watchogue Road is among the best streets for groceries. Moreover, there is usually a restaurant or cafe in close proximity.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is reasonably simple to travel in Castleton Corners. The public transit system in Castleton Corners is quite practical as a result of around 10 nearby bus lines. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also well-suited for walking; many daily errands can be run on foot. The bicycle is a fairly poor mode of transportation in Castleton Corners because riding is made arduous by the typically hilly terrain. Nonetheless, there are a good number of bike lanes.