Jamestown West is a municipality located in the Jamestown NY metropolitan area, which is part of New York, United States.
Jamestown West is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are usually peaceful - however noise can be bothersome close to the railway line.
Most homes in Jamestown West were built prior to the 1960s, during its biggest housing boom. The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this municipality is an important part of its character. Around 90% of the units in the municipality are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented. This part of the Jamestown NY metropolitan area has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is frequently practical for property owners in Jamestown West to do their groceries by walking. There are also a few choices for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, both primary and secondary schools are easy to reach on foot from most houses for sale in this part of the Jamestown NY metropolitan area. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Driving is a very good mode of transportation in this part of the Jamestown NY metropolitan area. It is especially convenient to park. However, it is difficult for pedestrians to get around in this part of the Jamestown NY metropolitan area since running common errands is challenging on foot.