Chelsea-Travis is a neighborhood within New York, New York.
There is a wide variety of green spaces in Chelsea-Travis. To be more precise, there are a few parks nearby for residents to discover, such as Freshkills Park and Meredith Woods, which makes them very easy to access. In addition, residents will find that there are many tree-lined streets. Finally, it is relatively quiet in this part of the city, due to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
Townhouses are the predominant housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in Chelsea-Travis, and duplexes and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this neighborhood. About 90% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 10% are renters. About one quarter of properties in this area were constructed since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Property owners in Chelsea-Travis often have to turn to a vehicle to purchase groceries. A limited variety of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. With regards to education, locals will value that wherever their property is situated in this area, primary schools are close by. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Chelsea-Travis.
Driving is very often the favored approach to get around in this part of New York. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, Chelsea-Travis is not an especially pleasant part of New York for getting around by public transit. Thankfully, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. The bicycle is a sometimes poor method of transportation in this area as the cycling network is rather limited, and there are a fair number of hills. This neighborhood is also not very well-suited for walking since running day-to-day errands is at times challenging on foot.