Lincoln Park is a neighborhood within Yonkers, New York, which is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Lincoln Park offers a wonderful selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant ambience. It is very easy to reach parks from many locations within the neighborhood, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy, including Tibbetts Brook Park. Lastly, thanks to the presence of few pedestrians, this area remains relatively quiet; however those who are closer to Gov Thomas E Dewey Thruway may experience more noise.
In Lincoln Park, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighborhood experienced its most significant housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this era. This part of the city has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 90% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while the rest are rented.
Residents will value that no matter where their home is located in Lincoln Park, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. With respect to food, it is easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from any home in this area. Moreover, this part of the city is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable selection of clothing stores.
This area enables home buyers to travel by various methods of transportation. Lincoln Park benefits from a good public transit system thanks to one nearby bus line. Walking is also reasonably practical for property owners in this area; running common errands is straightforward by walking, and many businesses are quite close by. Getting around by bicycle is challenging in Lincoln Park since there are quite a few elevation changes, and there are few bike lanes.