The neighborhood of Eltingville is located in the city of New York, New York.
People who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Eltingville. This area is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially close to the railway line. Finally, greenery is quite present in this neighborhood; there are approximately 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, such as Richmond Parkway and Crescent Beach Park, resulting in them being very easy to access from many locations within the neighborhood. Residents will also find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is good.
In Eltingville, around 40% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly duplexes and townhouses. This part of the city has a variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 85% of the properties in the neighborhood whereas renters occupy the remainder. About half of the homes in this area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to access on foot from any location in Eltingville. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. When it comes to eating, it is very easy to reach the closest supermarket by walking from most houses for sale in Eltingville. Moreover, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and there are also approximately 10 cafes in this neighborhood.
This part of New York offers house buyers several alternative modes of transportation. The public transit service in this part of the city is good. There is the Eltingville Station on the Staten Island Railway. There are approximately 20 bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Active house buyers will also be pleased with the pedestrian-friendly nature of Eltingville; many day-to-day needs are easy to carry out by walking. Moving around by bicycle is occasionally difficult in this neighborhood because riding a bike is rendered strenuous by the often hilly terrain. Thankfully, the cycling infrastructure is reasonably well-developed.