Located within New York, United States, the census-designated place of East Meadow is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
East Meadow is good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as the streets tend to be peaceful.
In East Meadow, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings. Most of the houses available in the housing market in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area were constructed prior to the 1960s, when most of the housing growth occurred. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area has quite a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 90% of the population of this census-designated place own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
The closest grocery store in East Meadow is typically only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, for example along Newbridge Road, and a small number of coffee shops is available as well. Concerning education, locals will value that no matter where their house is located in East Meadow, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, it can be difficult to walk to high schools from properties for sale in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary schools.
Active people will appreciate the quite pedestrian-friendly character of East Meadow; most daily needs are easy to carry out without having to use a car. Commuting by transit can be challenging in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area by reason of the low service level. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the census-designated place, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. On the other hand, East Meadow is car friendly. It is convenient to access a parking spot.