Located in New York, United States, the municipality of Cortlandt Manor is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Most areas in Cortlandt Manor are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case close to the railway line. Parks are distributed sporadically, making them sometimes difficult to reach from most locations in the municipality. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out, including Blue Mountain Reservation and Oscawana Park.
The predominant housing types in Cortlandt Manor are single detached homes and townhouses. The properties in this municipality are quite old, because roughly 45% of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This municipality has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 90% of the population of this municipality own their home and 10% are renters.
A fraction of property owners in Cortlandt Manor may be able to travel to one of approximately 10 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who cherish restaurants in close proximity. Concerning education, locals may consider it challenging to reach high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Driving is usually the preferred method to navigate Cortlandt Manor. Parking is easy. In contrast, public transit users may experience very limited options in Cortlandt Manor by reason of the low service level. Nevertheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines. Traveling on foot is not very convenient for residents in Cortlandt Manor since meeting daily needs is inconvenient by walking. Traveling by bicycle is also difficult in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area as there are few bike lanes, and there are quite a few elevation changes.