The village of Garden City, New York is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Garden City is reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be tranquil - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
Around 95% of the population of this village own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The housing stock of this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. The properties in this village are very old, since the majority of its dwellings were constructed prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built 1960. This village offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is frequently an option for property owners in Garden City to shop for groceries on foot. Furthermore, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and a limited number of coffee shops can be found as well. It is also easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. In terms of education, house owners will find that wherever their home is situated in Garden City, primary as well as high schools are close by. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area allows property owners to get around using a diversity of methods of transportation. Garden City is home to a fairly good public transit system. Train stations, including the Merillon Avenue Station, Nassau Boulevard Station and Stewart Manor Station with access to the Hempstead Branch, Babylon Branch, Oyster Bay Branch, Ronkonkoma BrBranch and Port Jefferson Branch, are ordinarily relatively close by from the majority of residences in the village. The village is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly a short walk away. Traveling by car is also convenient in this village. It is straightforward to find a parking spot. Many of the houses for sale in this village are located in places that are quite convenient for walking; meeting daily needs is easy, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by.