The town of Clarkstown, New York is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Clarkstown offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. The majority of locations within the town have good access to public green spaces, such as Congers Lake Memorial Park and Kennedy Dells Park, and there are around 10 of them close by for residents to explore. This town is also quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines, Interstate 87 or Interstate 287.
The median year of construction for buildings in Clarkstown is 1971. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing most of the dwellings in this town, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Home owners occupy roughly 85% of the properties in Clarkstown whereas the rest are rented. This town also has a good variety of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be challenging to get to high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from houses for sale in Clarkstown. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Regarding food, a fraction of property owners in Clarkstown may have the option to purchase groceries by walking in one of over 50 stores, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. A limited number of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well.
The preferred way to get around in Clarkstown is usually driving. It is very easy to find a place to park, and many properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 287. However, it is challenging for pedestrians to move around in Clarkstown because few common errands can be run on foot.