The neighborhood of Grant City is situated in the city of New York, New York.
Grant City offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. There is a fair amount of greenery in this part of New York as most streets have good tree coverage. The majority of locations within the neighborhood have reasonably good access to public green spaces, such as Park and Gateway, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, like Miller Field and Gateway. This area is also quiet, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - although that is not the case close to the railway line.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 40% of the dwellings in Grant City, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This part of New York also has a good choice of housing sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the population of this neighborhood own their home and one quarter are renters. Most housing in this neighborhood was built pre-1960, during its biggest housing boom.
House buyers in Grant City will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. In addition, there is often a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also convenient to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, it is a short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from most properties for sale in Grant City.
This neighborhood will appeal to property owners that use several means of transportation. Traveling on foot is reasonably feasible for property owners in Grant City; many day-to-day errands can be run without the use of a car. It is also convenient to move around by bike in this neighborhood because the bicycling network is good. Thanks to 2 train stations (for example, Grant City Station and Jefferson Av Station) with access to the Staten Island Railway, and about 10 nearby bus lines, traveling by public transit is straightforward in this part of New York. This neighborhood is also quite car friendly. It is convenient to park.