Located in New York, United States, the municipality of Hampton Bays is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Hampton Bays is very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
The housing stock of Hampton Bays is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. About 40% of properties in this municipality were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This municipality has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 70% of the properties in the municipality and 30% are rented.
There are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in this municipality and thus they can be a very long walk away. In terms of eating, a portion of residents in Hampton Bays may be able to do their groceries on foot in one of approximately 10 stores, while others will have to use another means of transportation. There are also a few options for those who cherish close by restaurants.
Driving is very often the preferred method to move around in Hampton Bays. Parking is generally easy. In contrast, residents using public transit may have very few options in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area due to the infrequent service. Nonetheless, property owners can rely on the Hampton Bays Station with access to the Montauk Branch. There are no bus circuits crossing the municipality. Walking is not very convenient for home buyers in Hampton Bays since many daily needs are inconvenient to carry out on foot.