The municipality of Manhasset Hills, New York is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Manhasset Hills is reasonably quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the vast majority of the dwellings in Manhasset Hills, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area experienced its latest housing boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this municipality. Home owners occupy roughly 95% of the dwellings in the municipality whereas the remainder are rented.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from any location in Manhasset Hills. With regards to food, it is convenient to access the nearest supermarket by walking from most houses for sale in this municipality. Additionally, Manhasset Hills is a fairly good place in which to eat out.
Manhasset Hills will attract physically active home buyers since it is reasonably suitable for walking; many daily errands can be run without the use of a car. Public transit riders may have limited choices in Manhasset Hills due to the low service level. Thankfully, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. On the other hand, driving is very often the preferred approach to get around in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. Coming across a place to park is easy, and it is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from any home in Manhasset Hills.