The town of Gates, New York is situated in the Rochester metropolitan area.
As there are very few pedestrians, Gates remains relatively quiet. Public green spaces aren't well-situated, which makes it occasionally difficult to get to them. Still, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to explore, including Westgate Park and Gates Park.
The average year of construction for properties in Gates is 1971. The main housing types in this town are single detached homes and row houses. Roughly 80% of the dwellings in the town are occupied by home owners whereas renters occupy the remainder. This town has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Some, but not all, property owners in Gates will live within walking distance of one of approximately 10 supermarkets. There are also a few options for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity. With respect to education, it can be difficult to access high schools and primary schools on foot from properties for sale in Gates. House owners benefit from public and private elementary schools.
Gates is an extraordinarily good part of the Rochester metropolitan area for moving around by car. Many real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 390, and it is very easy to park. However, this town is not a very convenient part of the Rochester metropolitan area for moving around by public transit. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually close by. It is impractical for people walking to navigate this town because very few daily errands can be run without the use of a car.