Located within New Jersey, United States, the town of Guttenberg is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Guttenberg is a "jack-of-all-trades" when it comes to the feel of this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. Overall, finding things to do is easy in this town. Although this town is not known for its nightlife, there are a very large number of people around most of the time. Guttenberg is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Although Guttenberg is not home to any parks, green spaces are very well-situated in nearby towns, resulting in them being easy to access from most locations within the town.
Around 45% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Guttenberg, and the rest of the houses are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. Around one third of homes in this town were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 2000s. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area also has a choice of housing sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the population of this town rent their home while the remainder are owners.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a very short walk from most properties for sale in Guttenberg. Moreover, owing to around 40 restaurants and a few cafes, Guttenberg is a fairly good area in which to go out to eat. Residents have access to many clothing stores within walking distance, for instance along Bergenline Avenue. With regards to education, primary as well as high schools are straightforward to access on foot from anywhere in this town.
Guttenberg does not demand driving since various other methods of transportation are accessible. The public transit network in this town is practical. More specifically, property owners have access to about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. On the other hand, traveling by car is challenging in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area as the majority of properties for sale are an occasionally long drive from the closest highway, and the street infrastructure is not very conducive to getting around by car. Guttenberg is especially well-suited for traveling on foot; carrying out daily needs is very convenient, and there are also a good number of businesses nearby.