Located within New York, United States, the town of Irondequoit is located in the Rochester metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Irondequoit. It is easy to access parks in the town, since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in and getting to the closest park is sometimes hard from numerous houses. This part of the Rochester metropolitan area is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor.
The predominant housing types in Irondequoit are single detached homes and row houses. This town has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 80% of the dwellings in the town are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this town happened before the 1960s.
Some home buyers in Irondequoit may be able to access one of around 20 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. Residents are served by over 100 restaurants and coffee shops as well. Regarding education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from any location in Irondequoit. In contrast, home buyers may find it challenging to access high schools as a pedestrian. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The car is very often the preferred way to move around in Irondequoit. Most properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to park. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is challenging in this part of the Rochester metropolitan area. Thankfully, the town is served by approximately 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually close by. Most homes for sale in this town are located in areas that are not very suitable for traveling on foot since few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.