Located in New York, United States, the municipality of Centereach is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Centereach is fairly good for those who need quiet areas, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
In Centereach, the vast majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This municipality is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Home owners occupy about 90% of the units in Centereach while renters occupy the remainder. The average year of construction for buildings in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is 1968.
Residents will find that wherever their home is situated in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, home owners may consider it challenging to get to high schools as a pedestrian. Residents are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. With respect to food, some house buyers in Centereach may be able to buy groceries on foot in one of approximately 10 stores, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants and cafes within walking distance.
Driving is a very good transportation option in this municipality. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, traveling on foot is not very practical for property owners in Centereach because few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.