The neighborhood of Great Neck Estates is situated in the city of Great Neck, New York, which is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Great Neck Estates is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially closer to the railway line.
In Great Neck Estates, about two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this area took place prior to the 1960s. This neighborhood offers mainly one bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 15% are renters.
Residents will appreciate that no matter where their property is situated in Great Neck Estates, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, this part of the city does not have any high schools. With regards to eating, a supermarket is typically accessible within a rather short walk from most properties for sale in Great Neck Estates. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, for example on Middle Neck Road, and a limited number of cafes can be found as well. It is also easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot.
Great Neck Estates allows property owners to travel using different means of transportation. Residents can count on public transit to move around in Great Neck Estates by reason of a few nearby bus lines. This neighborhood is also car friendly. Parking is easy. Traveling on foot is quite practical for property owners in Great Neck Estates; most daily needs are convenient to carry out without having to use a car, and there are also a fair number of businesses nearby.