The neighborhood of Huguenot is located within the city of New York, New York.
Huguenot is a very good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. The greenery in this part of the city is very prominent; there are approximately 20 public green spaces close by for residents to discover, including Bunker Ponds Park and Blue Heron Park, which makes it very easy to access them. Moreover, residents will find that a large number of tree-lined streets are present. This area is also quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however noise can be an issue around the railway line.
Roughly 40% of properties in Huguenot were built between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. In this part of the city, around 60% of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 90% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
House buyers in Huguenot usually need a car to shop for their groceries. Nevertheless, reaching the closest pharmacy and therefore some basic food items is generally convenient. There are also a limited number of choices for those who value restaurants and cafes within walking distance. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in Huguenot.
Huguenot is reasonably car friendly. It is easy to park. Getting around by public transit is also convenient in this part of New York thanks to Huguenot Station with access to the Staten Island Railway, and a few nearby bus lines. Even though Huguenot boasts a good cycling infrastructure, the bicycle is a somewhat poor mode of transportation in Huguenot because cyclists are faced with a considerable amount of hills. Walking is also not particularly practical for home buyers in Huguenot since common errands are at times challenging to run without the use of a vehicle.