Located in New York, United States, the municipality of Jericho is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Due to the presence of very few pedestrians, Jericho remains relatively quiet.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Jericho is an important part of its character. This municipality offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy around 90% of the properties in Jericho and 10% are occupied by renters. The average year of construction for properties in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is 1970.
Residents will appreciate that wherever their home is located in Jericho, primary schools are nearby. However, it can be challenging to get to high schools as a pedestrian. Locals can choose between public and private elementary schools. As far as eating is concerned, home buyers in this municipality will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well.
Jericho is very car friendly. Most properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Long Island Expressway, and accessing a place to park is easy. However, public transit riders may experience very limited choices in Jericho due to the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, home owners have access to a few bus lines, and most properties are close to a bus stop. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of this municipality, despite the fact that running common errands is easy.