Located within New York, United States, the municipality of Elmont is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Elmont is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Even though this municipality is not known for its lively atmosphere, the vibe is still quite dynamic around its main streets.
The predominant housing types in Elmont are single detached homes and townhouses. This municipality has a variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 85% of the units in the municipality are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented. Most of the housing growth in this municipality occurred before the 1960s.
Property owners in Elmont will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, for instance on Hempstead Turnpike, and there are also a few coffee shops in Elmont. It is also easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, locals will value that wherever their home is located in Elmont, both primary and secondary schools are close by. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
Elmont presents property owners with several alternative means of transportation. This municipality is reasonably convenient for walking; running common errands is easy on foot, and a variety of businesses are close by. This municipality is transit friendly. There are a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. Traveling by car is also easy in Elmont. It is convenient to park.