Kings Point is a neighborhood in Great Neck, New York, which is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Kings Point is fairly good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
In Kings Point, the vast majority of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred before the 1960s. This part of the city is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 5% are occupied by renters.
Locals will find that no matter where their home is located in this part of Great Neck, primary schools are close by. On the other hand, it can be challenging to access high schools on foot. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. Concerning food, property owners in this area typically have to turn to a vehicle to reach the nearest grocery store. Residents of Kings Point are served by a few restaurants.
Driving is a very good mode of transportation in this part of the city. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. However, the public transit service in Kings Point is not very frequent. Thankfully, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. This area is not very well-suited for traveling on foot since most daily needs are impractical to meet by walking.