The village of Lindenhurst, New York is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Lindenhurst is quiet overall, as the streets are peaceful - although that is not the case close to the railway line.
Lindenhurst experienced its most significant housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era. In this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly duplexes. Home owners occupy around 80% of the dwellings in Lindenhurst whereas the remainder are rented. This village has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from anywhere in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. In contrast, it can be difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian. Home owners are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Regarding food, it is easy to get to the closest grocery store by walking in Lindenhurst in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. In addition, Lindenhurst is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and home buyers benefit from about 10 cafes as well.
Lindenhurst is a fairly convenient part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area for pedestrians; running common errands is easy on foot. This village is reasonably car friendly. It is convenient to find a place to park. In contrast, the public transit system in Lindenhurst is not very accessible. Nonetheless, residents are served by the Lindenhurst Station on the Port Jefferson Branch and Babylon Branch. There are a few bus lines traversing the village.