The neighborhood of Hamilton Heights can be found in the city of New York, New York.
Hamilton Heights is a great neighborhood for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. This area has numerous streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Even though the nightlife is limited, there are often masses of people around, and a narrow selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby. Greenery is present in this part of the city; it is very easy to get to public green spaces in the neighborhood, since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to check out, like Riverside Park and Saint Nicholas Park. Residents will also find that there are many tree-lined streets.
Hamilton Heights experienced its biggest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this time period. The substantial proportion of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this neighborhood is an important part of its character. Renters occupy roughly 90% of the units in Hamilton Heights whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. This part of New York offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes.
It is usually possible for home buyers in Hamilton Heights to buy general and specialty groceries on foot. Broadway is among the best streets for groceries. Moreover, there are over 100 restaurants and about 10 coffee shops to enjoy in Hamilton Heights. It is also very easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, it is a very short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most properties for sale in Hamilton Heights. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
This part of New York is a great neighborhood for environmentally friendly transportation options. This area is very transit friendly. For example, rapid transit stations, including 137 St - City College Station and 145 St Station on the 1 | Broadway - 7 Avenue Local Line, are not very far from the majority of homes in the neighborhood. The neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most houses. This area is also very convenient for traveling on foot; all daily needs can be carried out by walking, and there are also a very large number of businesses close by. Riding a bicycle is reasonably prevalent in this neighborhood as the bicycling network is fairly good.