The neighborhood of Fresh Kills is situated in the city of New York, New York.
There is an extensive selection of green spaces in Fresh Kills. To be more precise, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore, including Freshkills Park, making them easy to reach from the majority of locations within the neighborhood. At the same time, few tree-lined streets are around. This area remains relatively calm, thanks to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
In Fresh Kills, roughly half of buildings are townhouses, whereas the rest are mainly duplexes and single detached homes. This part of the city also has a good choice of unit sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 40% are owners. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city has taken place since the year 2000.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this area. Regarding food, in all but a few cases, a car is needed purchase groceries. There are a few cafes in this part of New York.
Driving is a great transportation option in Fresh Kills. The majority of the street infrastructure is conducive to cars, and it is very easy to park. In contrast, the public transit network in Fresh Kills is not very practical. This part of New York is not very appropriate for bicycling since the cycling infrastructure is fairly poor, and cyclists encounter quite a few elevation changes. It is also impractical for pedestrians to get around in Fresh Kills as running common errands is difficult on foot.